73 injured after floor collapses at Indonesia stock exchange

16 January 2018

A floor at the Indonesia Stock Exchange collapsed yesterday. The accident caused a total of 73 people injured. It occurred when a hallway between the two buildings suddenly gave way and spilled people onto the lobby area below. An emergency evacuation was carried out immediately after the collapse. Among the injured, 50 were visiting students, a spokesperson for the Indonesian police force said. The police expect the investigation to last about a month.