Building crumbles in Russia, people feared buried: officials
An eight-storey building under renovation collapsed Wednesday in Russia's second city of Saint Petersburg, and people were feared trapped in the ruins, an emergencies ministry spokeswoman said.
"An eight-storey building crumbled," a spokeswoman told AFP, noting that office premises could have been located on the ground floor.
Emergency workers were searching through the rubble, she added.
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