PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A vacant house, set for demolition, partially collapsed in West Philadelphia Thursday.
The incident happened at about 4:30 p.m. at the 3600 block of Fairmount Avenue in the Mantua section.READ MORE: SEPTA Union Unanimously Approves Strike If Deal Isn't Reached
No injuries were reported and there was no damage to the adjoining properties.
Nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution.READ MORE: Double Shooting In Eastwick Kills 25-Year-Old Man, Wounds Pregnant Woman: Police
Ten residents of nearby homes were displaced before being allowed back in Thursday night. The Red Cross was on scene to assist them.
Authorities say the house was scheduled to be demolished today.MORE NEWS: 'I Want To Go To Class': Philadelphia Students, Parents On Edge As Possible SEPTA Strike Could Force Virtual Learning