10 Feared Trapped After 4-Storey Mumbai Building Collapses, 12 Rescued

A wing of the residential building in Kurla's Naik Nagar Society collapsed around midnight, police said, adding that the connected wing was likely to collapse.

10 Feared Trapped After 4-Storey Mumbai Building Collapses, 12 Rescued

Those injured have been shifted to hospitals

Mumbai:

Twelve persons were rescued and 10 were feared trapped after a four-storey building collapsed in Mumbai, a fire brigade official said on Tuesday.

A wing of the residential building, located in Kurla's Naik Nagar Society, collapsed around midnight, the official said, adding that the connected wing was likely to collapse.

The injured were shifted to civic hospitals in Ghatkopar and Sion and a search operation is underway to look for more survivors, he said.

Locals informed the fire brigade personnel that around 20-22 people were trapped under the debris, when they reached the spot after receiving a call about the incident, the official said.

Around a dozen fire engines were deployed at the spot besides two rescue vans and other fire brigade equipment, the official said.

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