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Brazil building collapses, at least one dead - rescue worker

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SAOPAULO (Reuters) – A seven-story residential building collapsed on Tuesday in the northeast Brazilian city of Fortaleza, killing at least one person, a rescue worker told TV channel GloboNews.

Three people were found alive and one dead so far, a rescue worker told Globonews, without giving an estimate of total victims. Television footage showed a handful of rescuers in orange suits digging through a massive pile of wreckage in a residential part of Fortaleza, the capital of Ceara state.

(Reporting by Gabriela Mello; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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