One person has died and several others are trapped inside a seven storey building that collapsed in Malindi.
The building that was still under construction collapsed on three other buildings. According to the Red Cross 15 people have already been rescued but an onlooker said that several people were still trapped and more help was needed
“Several people are still trapped here. We need more rescue teams,” a witness told the Star.
The building is said to have collapsed owing to the the heavy downpour that has been experienced in the coastal region. Efforts to rescue the persons trapped in the building are still underway.
The Meteorological Department stated that the flash floods would affect the region for the better part of this week.
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