Occupants are trapped as a storey building located at Flour Mills Estate, Magbon in the Badagry area of Lagos State collapsed on Wednesday.
This was announced in a statement signed by the Director of the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Margaret Adeseye, on their Facebook page.
The statement read, “There has been a reported case of a storey building collapse at Sunny Filled, Flour Mills, Estate, Magbon, Badagry, Lagos.
“The Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Badagry Station had rescued five victims from the under-construction building while concerted efforts are ongoing to rescue remaining trapped victims.
“The victims who are mainly construction workers are however rescued with varying degrees of injury but in stable condition and being taken to nearby hospitals for treatment.
“However, four adult males have been recovered (unconscious) thus far as the Nigerian Police, Morogbo Division and the Community dwellers are complimenting the efforts of the Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service.”