Wednesday 18 September 2019

Body found in rubble of collapsed building in Marseille

Two structures fell in the southern French city on Monday.

Firefighters work at the scene where a building collapsed In Marseille (AP)
Firefighters work at the scene where a building collapsed In Marseille (AP)

By Associated Press Reporters

French rescue crews have found the body of a man in the ruins of two buildings that collapsed in the southern city of Marseille.

The discovery was confirmed by the city’s fire brigade on its Twitter feed.

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Authorities fear more people could be trapped inside (AP)

Authorities fear other people may also be trapped in the ruins.

The two buildings, one vacant and the other housing apartments, collapsed on Monday morning.

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