Five occupants were rescued at Akure, Ondo state capital as storey-building collapsed while they were asleep.
The unfortunate event however claimed the life of a woman who was pulled out dead from the debris of the collapsed building.
An eyewitness said the body of the deceased was pulled at about 6 am.
The building located at Fanibi junction was said to have collapsed at around 3 am when occupants were asleep.
Efforts were on to rescue other occupants as at press time.