An office building at the intersection of ul. Sienkiewicza and Tuwima collapsed at approx. 15:00 today (23.11.15). The reason for the collapse is still unknown. Firefighters and rescue teams are on site.
Adam Antczak, one of the firefighters says: – A wall collapsed onto the sidewalk. Five people close to the site were injured. Three victims managed to evacuate themselves, two others required assistance by rescue teams. At the moment rescue teams are searching through debris to make sure that there are no further victims.
Traffic on Sienkiewicza and Tuwima is blocked. Public transport vehicles will be are-directed.
Images: Radio Lodz