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Two killed, 13 injured at the collapse of a building affiliated to Al-Maarefa (knowledge) University in Dareya, outskirts of Riyadh

Riyadh, Two persons were killed, 13 injured at the collapse of a building affiliated to Al-Maarefa (knowledge) University in Dareya, on the western outskirts of Riyadh city, Civil Defense authority reported.

Lieutenant Colonel Mohammed El-Hammadi, Spokesman of Civil Defense of Riyadh Region, told SPA that Search and Salvage crew of the Civil Defense rushed to the scene to evacuate the victims, help those around and look for who might be under the debris.

He reported that a Saudi citizen and an expatriate were killed in the accident, 13 injured, out of them ten were discharged from hospitals, as work is continuing to remove the rubble and make sure nobody is missing.

Source: Saudi Press Agency

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