One Dead as School under Construction Collapses in Antwerp

At least one person died on Friday when a primary school under construction collapsed in the Belgian port city of Antwerp.

Nine other people were injured in the incident in the new district of Nieuw Zuid, including eight seriously. They were all believed to be construction workers.

Five more people were missing and a rescue operation was underway and was expected to continue into the night. Sniffer dogs were being used to search the rubble. A dozen people had already been rescued, dpa reported.

Source: Saudi Press Agency