In photos: Building collapse in Anbar leaves 2 dead, 6 injured

Civil defense forces try to get the bodies of two victims out of a building, which collapsed during restoration works in Anbar province

Anbar ( – Two people were killed and six others injured when an apartment building collapsed in the Iraqi province of Anbar on Friday.

The collapse occurred during the building restoration in Ramadi district in Anbar province, Dijlah TV quoted the Iraqi civil defense department as saying in a statement.

All the injured were moved to a nearby hospital for treatment, added the

Building collapses are not uncommon in Iraq and are usually attributed to violations of building regulations and illegal building extensions.

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