4 Killed in Mualla Building Collapse
At least four people were killed and several others injured when a residential building collapsed down in Mualla District on Monday morning.
The apartment building, that consists of four floors, is located in Al Daka area, eastern Mualla, adjacent to the port of Aden.
Medical sources said that the collapse caused the deaths of four people, all of one family, and others were injured, some of the injuries were described as serious.
The collapse happened just after Al Fajer Muslim prayers, while small children were sleeping.
Citizens said to Aden Online that the building suffered from cracks and dated to a long time ago with no reconditions, which caused the collapse.
Residential buildings in Madram Street (the Main Street) in Mualla District suffer from large cracks warn of near collapses to the buildings those were built in the colonial days.