5-story building collapses in Sao Paulo suburb

Brazil Building Collapse

Firefighters search in the the rubble of a collapsed building in Guarulhos, outskirt of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, Dec. 2, 2013. Firefighters said it was not yet clear what caused the building to fall. The collapse comes just days after a deadly accident at a Sao Paulo stadium that is slated to host the opening game of next year’s World Cup. A crane collapsed Wednesday at the Arena Corinthians, killing two construction workers and sparking questions about Brazil’s readiness to host the soccer tournament.(AP Photo/Andre Penner)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A five-story building under construction collapsed Monday night in the Sao Paulo suburb of Guarulhos, although there were no immediate reports of casualties.

The collapse happened after most workers had left for the day, but it wasn’t known if anyone was still on the site when the accident occurred.

Brazil Building Collapse

(AP Photo/Andre Penner)

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