Egypt Independent

Building collapse claims five lives in 6th October

A farmer and his four children died Tuesday morning after their home collapsed in Behrems, located in 6th October city.

The collapse also injured a worker’s wife and baby.

The injured were transferred to Qanater public hospital while the dead were transported to a morgue at Central Awseem Hospital.

Building collapses are common in Egypt due to construction violations and poor maintenance.

Translated from Arabic Edition.