Rescue crews work to free people trapped under a collapsed apartment building in Istanbul

ISTANBUL: Rescuers tried to rescue people trapped under a collapsed apartment building in Istanbul on Sunday. TV images showed firefighters manually moving rubble from a flattened three-story building in Kucukcekmece on the European side of the city. Two injured people were pulled from the ruins, reports CNN Turk. The Istanbul governor’s office said the building collapsed at 8:40 a.m. local time (05:45 GMT). The cause was not immediately clear.

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