At least eight persons were injured when roof of an under construction house collapsed here in Faisalabad on Monday.

Rescue sources said that roof of an under construction house located in Madina Town of Faisalabad suddenly came down at the time when labourers were busy in their construction work.

Eight persons were trapped under the rubble and sustained wounds.

The locals in assistance with the rescue personnel pulled out the injured from the debris and shifted them to Allied Hospital for treatment.