Collapsed balcony of a building at Mile 12 area of Lagos has killed one person. The balcony of the storey building, located on No. Ali Close, caved in around 8:45am on Saturday, according to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA.
LASEMA’s General Manager, Michael Akindele said the balcony collapsed while a middle aged woman was at it. She sustained severe injury and died on the way to the hospital.
He said the woman sustained serious injury and that while being rushed to the hospital, she died on the way.
“A 47-year-old woman sustained bodily injury and died on her way to the hospital, and no other casualty was recorded,” he said.