Woman killed, 12 injured after portion of building collapses

By Author   |   Published: 11th Jan 2017   4:42 pm Updated: 11th Jan 2017   7:49 pm

Hyderabad: A woman died while more than a dozen people suffered injuries after the railing of a building caved in at Mothkur village in Vikarabad district on Wednesday. 

The incident occurred when scores of villagers were watching the festival of the Goddess Maisamma, a local deity.

The railing of the building suddenly collapsed, resulting in the death of a 55-year-old woman and injuring over 12 people, police said. Further details are awaited.