Five killed in Shanghai building collapse

Emirates 24/7 | May 16, 2019 at 8:40 AM
  • Five people were killed on Thursday when the roof of a Shanghai commercial building caved in upon construction workers who were renovating it.
  • The accident occurred at around 11:30 am (0330 GMT) in a central Shanghai neighbourhood, trapping around 20 people.
  • Official sources provided differing tallies of the numbers of people pulled out of the rubble throughout the day.