One killed, 11 injured in Mumbai building collapse


Mumbai, June 28

A 30-year-old man was killed and 11 others injured when a four-storey building collapsed in Mumbai. A fire brigade official gave this information on Tuesday.

A wing of a residential building located in Nayak Nagar Society of Kurla collapsed around midnight, the official said.

The injured were taken to the civil hospitals in Ghatkopar and Sion. One of the people brought to the Rajawadi Hospital in Ghatkopar was declared dead on arrival.

The official said firefighters were searching for survivors.

The local people told fire brigade personnel that around 20 people were buried under the rubble, the official said.

About a dozen fire tenders, two rescue vans and other fire equipment have been deployed, the official said.