33 people killed in Latvia supermarket cave-in: police

33 people killed in Latvia supermarket cave-in: police

RIGA - At least 33 people are dead after the roof of a supermarket collapsed on shoppers near the Latvian capital Riga, police said Friday, upping a previous death toll.

"I can confirm that we currently have 33 dead" police spokeswoman Sigita Pildava told AFP, adding that 38 others were injured. The previous death toll from the Thursday tragedy stood at 25 killed.

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