School building collapse: one dead, 13 injured in Vellore

April 13,2017  

School building collapse one dead 13 injured in Vellore
School building collapse one dead 13 injured in Vellore, An under-construction school building in Tamil Nadu's Vellore collapsed leaving 13 severely injured and one dead.

VELLORE: An under-construction school building in Tamil Nadu's Vellore collapsed leaving 13 severely injured and one dead.

The incident happened today at the site of Pincushion Montessori International School and the people trapped were construction workers.

The incident is said to have happened around 2:30 pm and the exact reason behind the incident is still being investigated. The evacuation process lasted for over four hours.

The deceased is identified as Bagyaraj, 40, and 13 of the injured are admitted to a hospital.