Neuquén: Governor Sapag decreed three days of mourning in the province (Video)
October 26, 2012
In the west of the city of Neuquén, collapsed the roof of a supermarket, causing several deaths, about 15 wounded and several missing. There are people trapped in the rubble.
Construction Workers Cooperative underground supermarket, which is located between the streets Godoy and Ortega Gasset, collapsed in yesterday, between 20:00, 20:30, while customers were doing their shopping.
According to firefighters and rescue workers: “So far there are 16 missing including four minors and people trapped alive. The troops who are operating in the debris being removed carefully so as not to hurt people trapped. “
Gabriel Gastaminza, Cabinet Minister coordinator, confirmed the dead so far would be five.
Gastaminza reported that: “The governor of Neuquén, Jorge Sapag, decreed three days of mourning. It is a major tragedy. ”