school suddenly collapsed and reportedly killed a pupil in ondo

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Tragedy hit St Andrew’ s Grammar School, Ondo town, Ondo State on Friday as a building in the school suddenly collapsed and reportedly killed a pupil .

It was gathered that the incident , which occurred during school hours , caused confusion in the school as pupils and teachers quickly ran out of their classrooms and offices to rescue the deceased .

The 14- year – old deceased , who was identified as Esther Akinrinola , was said to be in Junior Secondary School 3 .

A source said the building had been abandoned for a long time and that it collapsed while the pupils were playing inside it .

He said , “ They were playing inside the abandoned building when some blocks fell off the walls of the building and landed on the deceased’ s head .

The pupil died on the way to Ondo State Teaching Hospital , where she was being rushed to for medical attention . ”

The Police Public Relations Officer of the state command , Mr Femi Joseph , confirmed the incident , saying the principal of the school had been interrogated .

He stressed that investigation had begun on the matter.

He said , “The principal (of the school ) explained to us that the building had been abandoned for a very long time but we are not comfortable with that excuse so the principal may be prosecuted for negligence .

“ Since the building had been abandoned , why did they allow the pupils to be playing around it ?

They should have pulled it down .

We have commenced investigation into the incident. ”

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