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Fatalities feared after building collapses in Tenerife

Published 14/04/2016

At least two people are feared dead after a building collapsed in Tenerife.

It happened at around 9.30am local time in the Los Cristianos area in the town of Arona.

 

Local media are reporting three people were in the building at the time and up to 15 are believed to have become trapped under the rubble.

Emergency services are at the scene.

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Photo issued by the Canarian Weekly of emergency services at the scene following the collapse of a four-storey building in Los Cristianos, Tenerife. Canarian Weekly/PA Wire
Photo issued by the Canarian Weekly of emergency services at the scene following the collapse of a four-storey building in Los Cristianos, Tenerife. Canarian Weekly/PA Wire
Photo issued by the Canarian Weekly of the scene following the collapse of a four-storey building in Los Cristianos, Tenerife. Canarian Weekly/PA Wire
Photo issued by the Canarian Weekly of the scene following the collapse of a four-storey building in Los Cristianos, Tenerife. Canarian Weekly/PA Wire

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