A woman who was trapped when a building collapsed at Onipasan Area, behind Oluyoro Hospital, Ibadan, in Ibadan North East Local Government area of Oyo State has died.
Her death was confirmed by the Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gbenga Fadeyi.
The building which appeared to be a mud house reportedly caved in unexpectedly and trapped the victim.
Though an eye witness said it was only one person that was trapped, it could not be immediately confirmed if there were others trapped under the rubbles.
An excavator has been moved to the scene by the local government in the area to rescue the victim.
The Special Adviser to Governor Seyi Makinde on Security Matters, Mr Fatai Owoseni, assured the people that efforts were being made by the State Government and other security agents to rescue the victim trapped and to ensure that no life was lost.
As at the time of filing this report, sympathisers thronged the area helping the security agents to look for possible survivors.