Wall collapse in Newcastle

15 Jan 2015 20:42 PM

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A section of a Newcastle street is cordoned off this evening after the collapse of a wall.

At 4:08pm on Thursday, January 15, police received a report that a wall had collapsed in Elswick Road at the junction with Caroline Street.

Police and fire services attended and an area of the street has been cordoned off as a precaution.

A section of Elswick Road was closed for a short time to allow for an assessment of the damage however the road is now open.

No one was injured in the incident.