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: Man Killed In Road Rage Shooting In Springfield Identified, Authorities Say
No injuries were reported and there was no damage to the adjoining properties.
Nearby homes were evacuated as a precaution.READ MORE: 21-Year-Old Woman Killed After Disgruntled Patron Fires At Least 15 Shots Into Northeast Philadelphia Bar, Police Say
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: Nearly 200 Graduates Celebrate GED Diploma In First Citywide Commencement In 3 Years