Wall collapse kills 3 in Quezon City


Posted at May 19 2014 11:39 PM | Updated as of May 20 2014 08:25 AM

MANILA (UPDATED) -- At least 3 people died after a warehouse wall collapsed in Malasimbo Street, Barangay Masambong, Quezon City on Monday night, authorities said.

Two bodies have been recovered so far.

Initial reports said the warehouse was being renovated.

The scaffolding used in the construction gave way, causing the wall to collapse.

Six passenger jeepneys and a shanty were crushed by the wall.

Search and rescue operation is ongoing, as of posting. -- reports from Eric Dastas, DZMM; Carolyn Bonquin and Raya Capulong, ABS-CBN News