London news: Two Chelsea houses collapse as Durham Place evacuated | UK | News (Reports)


Shocking images show two mid-terraced destroyed following reports of construction work being done on a basement, 

Emergency services were called to Durham Place in Chelsea shortly before 11.30pm on Monday night.

At this stage there a no reports of any injuries.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: “Police were called at 2325hrs on Monday, 2 November, to reports of a building collapsed in Durham Place, SW3.

“The occupants of neighbouring properties have been evacuated as a precaution.

“At this stage, there are no reported injuries and nobody is thought to have been inside the building.

“Emergency services remain at the scene.”

More to follow. 


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