The number of people who died in this accident has risen to 29 as a restaurant building collapsed in the Shanxi province of China on Saturday. Local officials gave information about it on Sunday.
According to the rescue team, the incident took place at around 9.40 am on Saturday morning when family members and fellow villagers went to attend an 80-year-old man’s birthday party at the Juxian restaurant in Chenzhuang village in Jiangfen County.
The work of the rescue team was completed on Sunday morning. After the collapse of this two-storey building, 57 people have been safely evacuated from its rubble. According to the Xinhua news agency, 29 of them were confirmed dead, seven seriously injured and 21 others with minor injuries.