A constructing beneath building collapsed in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul, killing three folks and injuring 9 others, police mentioned Friday.
The Thursday afternoon collapse occurred in a western neighborhood of Mosul when employees have been casting the roof of the constructing with cement. The police command in Ninevah province mentioned the constructing is owned by town’s division in charge of the sewage system.
It mentioned the 9 injured have been taken to a hospital within the metropolis.
Massive elements of Mosul have been destroyed in 2017 throughout a months lengthy battle in opposition to the Islamic State group that ended with Iraqi forces’ victory over IS within the metropolis. The battle ended the extremists’ caliphate in Iraq in July that 12 months.
IS captured Mosul, Iraqi’s second-largest metropolis, in June 2014 and held it till their defeat three years later.