3 killed in house collapse north of Cairo
Three people were killed and three others injured on Saturday in a house collapse in Egypt's Nile Delta, Xinhua reported.
A 37-year-old woman and her two children, five and seven years old respectively, were killed when a four-storey house collapsed in Damietta Governorate, some 150 km north of Cairo, Egypt's daily El-Shorouk reported on its website.
A 14-year-old daughter of the deceased mother and another resident of the same building were injured in the collapse. A policeman was also injured during salvage operation.
Earlier this month, Seven people were killed in a residential building collapse in the central Cairo neighborhood of Darb al-Ahmar.