One of the two members of the National Youth Service Corps, who were in a coma after being trapped for eight hours in a collapsed building in Owerri, Imo State, is dead, ionigeria reports.
The victim, Chinedu Isiogugu, who hailed from Anambra State, died of cardiac arrest around 3am on Monday after a team of medical experts carried out a successful surgery on his two damaged legs.
The death of 26-year-old Isiogugu brings the casualty figure to five after two babies and two adults were confirmed dead on Sunday. A source at the hospital where he died, revealed that his female counterpart, Ngozi Oformezie, survived, adding that her condition was stable.
The deceased, Isiogugu, during his service year at Owerri, was the P.R.O of Charity Group CDS. He decided to remain in Imo State after his service.