Hospital Building Collapses in Kapsabet

  • Rescue operations at the hospital building that collapsed in Kapsabet, Nandi County have been called off after National Disaster Management Unit┬áDeputy Director Pius Masai stated 40 workers were rescued and no lives were lost.

    The three-storey building was still under construction and residents rushed to the scene just a few minutes after it caved in.

    The structure, located Kapsabet-Kisumu highway and said to be a hospital, came tumbling down during construction works at around 1pm on Thursday.

    Five people remain hospitalised in Eldoret and Kapsabet.