More Information available to mediaghananews.com indicates that 1 person has lost his/her life, 38 persons are rescued with about 20 others still trapped in the collapsed 3,-Storey Church Building at Akyem Batabi.
It will be recalled that our portal carried the story on Tuesday, 20th October, 2020 that a church building collapses at the said location in the Eastern region of Ghana .
The troubling news reveals that at least over 60 persons are feared trapped as a church building collapses
on its members at Akyem Batabi in the Eastern Region.
According to an witness who is a church member in his account to the media says that
a snake was seen emerging from the ground floor and an alarm was sounded for the men to assist in its killing.
It was then they realised dust emerging from the building and a loud noise as the entire structure falls.
Church Building Collapses at Akyem Batabi
Some congregants, who managed to escape with several injuries, were those who were outside when the six-storey structure collapsed.
One of the victims, who has been successfully rescued, explained how darkness and heat had occupied the space, making it difficult for one to breathe.
Rescue mission is still underway to see if more of the trapped church members can be saved.
Mediaghananews.com will continue to follow up on the issue and update you our cherish and avid readers as to what will come out of this unfolding story.
Source: Broadcastghana/ mediaghananews.com