School building collapses in Minneapolis, officials say

Posted on: August 2nd, 2017 by ABC News No Comments

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) — People are reportedly trapped after a school building collapsed in Minneapolis Wednesday morning, the Minneapolis Fire Department said.

A fire was reported at the building, and the fire department said it is searching for victims.

ABC affiliate KSTP-TV reported that a section of Minnehaha Academy collapsed.

The fire department said the collapse was “caused by possible natural gas explosion.”

Technical Rescue/Structure Fire – 3100 block of W. River Pkwy. School building collapse caused by possible natural gas explosion.

— Minneapolis Fire (@MinneapolisFire) August 2, 2017

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