The incident that occurred as a storey building collapsed along Fanibi Junction in Akure, kills one person in Ondo State capital.
It was gathered that some other members of the family were trapped in the collapsed building.
The incident which occurred in the midnight of Tuesday was reportedly traced to structural defect.
An eyewitness told our correspondent that the building collapsed and one of the occupants, a woman, died instantly.
He said neighbours had been helping to rescue others including children trapped in the building.
The Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) could not be reached for comment.
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