Over 80 people rescued after university building collapses in St. Petersburg

Published on 16 Feb 2019, 19:26
At least 86 people were evacuated from Saint Petersburg's National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO) on Saturday, after several floors, walls and part of the university's roof collapsed.
According to Russia's Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM), three floors of the building collapsed while lectures were in progress inside the university. No one was injured in the incident, the ministry said.
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