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One injured as three-story rooming house collapses in South Jakarta

  • News Desk

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Sat, February 8, 2020   /   04:34 pm
One injured as three-story rooming house collapses in South Jakarta A police officer stands guard in front of a collapsed three-story rooming house in South Jakarta on Saturday. (Courtesy of Jakarta Police/-)

A three-story rooming house in the Pela Mampang district of South Jakarta collapsed on Saturday morning.

The Jakarta Police, through its Twitter account @TMCPoldaMetro, said the house on Jl. Bangka Barat IV had 20 rooms.

“Police are currently handling the situation,” Jakarta Police tweeted on its official Twitter account.

Police have yet to determine the total number of people residing in the house. At least one person was injured in the incident, according to media reports.

The police are still investigating the cause of the accident. (dpk)