11 hurt as elevator malfunctions

1,500Views 0Comments Posted 12/08/2019

Eleven people were injured, when an elevator malfunctioned in a high-end apartment complex in Costa del Este. Seven of the elevator people were taken to a hospital with minor injuries on Monday, August 12.

Staff of the Fire Department and the Unique Emergency Management System (SUME) 911 injuries rushed to PH Regalia area, after receiving an alert call at 8:00 am.

Some of the witnesses said that the elevator, reduced its speed when it got to the  seventh floor until it reached the 3rd floor when it went into free fall reports La Prensa