Man pulled from rubble days after South Africa building collapse, local media reports

By Thomson Reuters May 11, 2024 | 5:31 AM

(Reuters) – A man has been rescued alive from the rubble five days after a deadly building collapse in the South African city of George, local media reported on Saturday.

On Thursday, officials said that of 81 people who were on site when the five-story building collapsed on Monday, eight were confirmed dead and 29 were alive, with many missing in the rubble.

(Reporting by Akanksha Khushi in Bengaluru; Editing by Frances Kerry)