Koforidua: Collapsed Building kills Girl, 5
A 5-year old girl has been crushed to death by collapsing building at Ada Magazine a suburb of New Juaben South in Eastern region during a rainstorm.
The building collapsed on the two siblings; a girl 5 years and a boy 7 years who were in the bedroom while their mother was in the kitchen cooking.
According to the mother of the two children, Diana Labotey ,the concrete wall crushed head of the girl killing her instantly but the boy suffered serious injuries but survived.
She said they were immediately rushed to the Eastern regional hospital but the girl was pronounced dead while the boy admitted for treatment.
The body has been deposited at the morgue pending further investigation by police .
An eye witness and also a co-tenant in the same house, Amina Monica narrating the incident said the building collapsed around 3pm during a heavy rainstorm few minutes after she came out of her bathroom.