Dozens trapped in Nigeria school collapse, at least 8 dead - The Associated Press

Dozens trapped in Nigeria school collapse, at least 8 dead  The Associated PressLAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Emergency crews sifted through debris as night fell on frantic efforts to rescue scores of school children and others feared trapped...

Dozens trapped in Nigeria school collapse, at least 8 dead - The Associated Press
Dozens trapped in Nigeria school collapse, at least 8 dead  The Associated Press

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Emergency crews sifted through debris as night fell on frantic efforts to rescue scores of school children and others feared trapped inside a three-story building that collapsed Wednesday in Nigeria's densely populated commercial capital, Lagos. At least eight people were confirmed dead and 37 others were rescued alive. Anguished families crowded around the flattened remains of the building, which housed an elementary school, holding out hope that more children would still be found alive in the wreckage. Scenes of jubilation erupted earlier in the day when a man was br...