AP PHOTOS: Woman freed from collapse in Bangladesh

May 10, 2013 - 10:35 AM
Bangladesh Building Collapse

In this image taken from a TV footage released by AP video, a woman survivor lies down on a hospital bed in Dhaka as she was rescued out of a collapsed building in Savar near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, May 10, 2013. The woman buried in the wreckage of a collapsed garment factory building for 17 days was rescued Friday, a miraculous moment set against a scene of unimaginable horror where the death toll is more than 1,000 and still rising. (AP Photo/Somoy TV via AP Video) BANGLADESH OUT

Workers in Bangladesh rescued a seamstress buried in the rubble of a collapsed garment factory building for 17 days on Friday as the death toll shot past 1,000. The woman survived by eating dried food that was nearby and drinking spare amounts of water with her. She was discovered on the second floor of the eight-story Rana Plaza building.

Here are some of the best images of the rescue and the scene.