Egypt Independent

4 injured in Embaba building collapse



A seven-storey building collapsed in Al-Wehda area of Embaba, Giza governorate, on Tuesday, resulting in injury of four people from one family.

Police in Giza sent notification to the Civil Protection Department which sent ambulances to the site of the residential building.

Inquiries by Giza Investigations Department revealed that the collapsed building destroyed part of another residential building adjacent to it.

Giza governorate assigned an engineering committee to check safety of neighboring buildings following the collapse.

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm