Residents of a five-story apartment building in central Teruel, Spain, heard strange noises and After the last person left, it fell apart. Fortunately no one was injured.
“We came very quickly and when we saw that the foundations were broken, we started to evacuate,” said Ángel Loras, a local police inspector in Teruel. “It collapsed. There were no victims and no one is missed,” he added.
Neighbors had alerted authorities because they heard suspicious noises and creaking in the building, so when police and firefighters arrived, the newspaper La Vanguardia reported. They were ordered to evacuate immediately. and two other adjacent buildings.
When the last resident left, when analyzing the situation, the property It falls apart in seconds and leaves nothing.
The speed of this movement is critical to avoid injury. Police and residents were still nearby moments after the collapse. The tension is palpable on this dusty central street in Teruel, The tenants were there to hug and cry in safety.
architecture collapse Five-story building, 49 years old, some media said the collapse may be related to Days of heavy rain, Including yesterday, in the Turolense capital.
The Teruel provincial government stated that it will investigate the cause of the incident and the victims They had to leave their homes.