Ten die and 23 still trapped in collapsed China hotel

Published on 8 Mar 2020 6:36:55 PM

The death toll rose to 10 as of 4pm on Sunday after a hotel collapsed in Quanzhou city in China’s Fujian province the night before.

Authorities said 23 others remained trapped in the rubble of the Xinjia Hotel. The search and rescue operation was still under way as of press time.