Building collapses in Jabal Luweibdeh, rescue teams underway

Two deaths and 14 injuries were evacuated

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AMMAN — A four-story building collapsed in Jabal Luweibdeh on Tuesday, according to local media outlets and eyewitnesses.

Rescue teams rushed to the area followed by Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh and other officials. According to the Civil Defense Department, two deaths and 14 injuries were evacuated while rescue teams continued to look for others.اضافة اعلان

Jafra News reported that a five-year-old was trapped under rubble and rescue efforts were underway.

No other details were immediately available. Residents said that electricity was cut off briefly.

This is a developing story. 

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