Alberton building collapse

iWitness Sean Versfeld captured these pictures of the building collapse at the Meyersdal Eco Estate.

The side of the Meyersdal Eco Estate where a building collapsed, killing seven construction workers and injuring several others. Picture:Sean Versfeld/iWitness.

JOHANNESBURG - Seven construction workers died when a house collapsed at the Meyersdal Eco Estate in Alberton on Gauteng's East Rand on Monday.

The Labour Department has set up an inquiry after preliminary investigations found that renovations to the home were illegal.

iWitness Sean Versfeld captured these pictures.