- Title: One body found in rubble of collapsed buildings in Marseille
- Date: 6th November 2018
- Summary: PONT-A-MOUSSON, FRANCE (NOVEMBER 5, 2018) (POOL) (SOUNDBITE) (French) FRENCH PRESIDENT EMMANUEL MACRON SAYING: "Allow me here at Pont-a-Mousson to start off with a thought for Marseille, because this morning, while it is not possible at this stage to confirm any casualties whatsoever - Marseille has suffered. It's still suffering. Three buildings collapsed (editors please note: only two were confirmed collapsed), I will not say more. But here I wanted to express the affection and solidarity of the whole nation towards our fellow countrymen - for this city, this territory, this region."
- Embargoed: 20th November 2018 09:16
- Keywords: collapsed building missing Aubagne downtown firefighters
- Location: MARSEILLE AND PONT-A-MOUSSON, FRANCE
- City: MARSEILLE AND PONT-A-MOUSSON, FRANCE
- Country: France
- Topics: Disaster/Accidents
- Reuters ID: LVA00295DBDXJ
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text:PLEASE NOTE: EDITS 1107-FRANCE-BUILDING/COLLAPSE AND 1139-FRANCE-BUILDING/COLLAPSE-UPDATE MAY BE USED IN CONJUNCTION WITH THIS STORY
The body of a man was found in the wreckage of two buildings that collapsed in the French city of Marseille on Monday (November 5), interior minister Christophe Castaner said.
Emergency crews were searching for as many as eight people feared buried in the debris, Marseille public prosecutor Xavier Tarabeux added on Tuesday (November 6).
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