ELAZIĞ - 6 people were rescued from two buildings collapsing side by side in Elazığ, Mustafapaşa neighborhood while the search and rescue work being carried out in silence.
While many buildings collapsed in the 6.8 magnitude earthquake took place at 20.55 last night in Elazığ, Sivrice, a total of 22 people lost their lives 17 of whom were in Elazığ. more than a thousand people were injured as a result of the earthquake. While many buildings in both cities have been damaged by the earthquake, search and rescue efforts continue for tens of people who were found to be in the wreckage of 4 separate buildings collapsing in Elazig.
In the search and rescue efforts carried out in two buildings collapsing side by side in Bostan Sokak, Mustafapaşa District of Elazig, 6 people have been saved since the morning hours. Search activities, in which dogs are also involved, are carried out in a quiet environment. The teams continue to work to save 4 people from the same family, where there are voices in the debris of the two buildings.
While the police teams take intense precautions around the collapsed buildings, the citizens watch the search and rescue works from afar.