Shocker! 17 Worshipers Killed As 3-Storey Church Constructing Collapses, Traps Many Individuals Inside
At least 17 worshipers are feared lifeless after a church constructing collapsed in Ghana.
The churchgoers have been reportedly killed in jap Ghana when a three-storey church constructing collapsed.
Native officers made this revelation on Thursday, stating that extra folks, feared trapped within the rubble.
One survivor informed native media that some 60 folks have been contained in the constructing belonging to the Church of Prosperity when it collapsed Tuesday within the city of Akyem Batabi.
Rescue staff pulled eight folks out alive and 17 corpses, Nationwide Catastrophe Administration Organisation official Gyan Willington informed the Agence France Presse, AFP.
“We’re bringing extra excavators to clear the rubble,” he stated. “We concern there are extra folks trapped down there.”
Jap Area Minister Eric Darfour stated the rescued had been despatched to the hospital.
“We shouldn’t have an thought of the variety of folks nonetheless trapped however the rescue mission is ongoing,” Darfour stated.
The causes of the accident have been nonetheless unknown however the church’s founder, Prophet Isaac Ofori, popularly generally known as Akoa Isaac, was aiding police with its investigation.
Survivor Mavis Antwi informed native media that worshippers contained in the church “heard parts of the constructing coming down”.
“We began operating away, among the folks managed to flee however others have been trapped,” she stated.