Hotel collapse in southern India kills at least 12

Indian rescue workers remove debris of a collapsed building in Hyderabad, India, Monday, July 8, 2013. A two-story hotel collapsed in southern India early Monday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 18 others, police said. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
Indian rescue workers remove debris of a collapsed building in Hyderabad, India, Monday, July 8, 2013. A two-story hotel collapsed in southern India early Monday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 18 others, police said. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)

HYDERABAD, India (AP) — A two-story hotel collapsed in southern India early Monday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 18 others, police said.

More people were feared trapped in the debris of the City Light hotel in a suburb of the city of Hyderabad, police officer Anurag Sharma said.

Sharma said rescue operations were continuing at the hotel, which was about 80 years old.

The hotel was located in the Secunderabad suburb of Hyderabad, the capital of Andhra Pradesh state.

Few other details about the incident were available.

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