The entrance part of the six-storey building gutted by fire on Tuesday in Lagos Island has collapsed, killing a policeman on the scene.
LOFTNG had reported that two multi-storey buildings have been gutted by fire at totally different areas in Lagos Island, destroying items and property worth millions of naira.
Nevertheless, NAN reviews that a part of the six-storey building positioned at 43 Martins Street, Lagos Island, collapsed around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday as firemen continued spirited efforts at extinguishing the inferno.
A part of the burning building collapsed on the policeman, severely injuring him whereas making an attempt to control the surging crowd.
Confirming the death, Mr Olanrewaju Elegushi, Special Adviser to Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Lagos Central Business District, told NAN that the policeman died in hospital following injuries sustained in the building collapse.