House collapses in West Hampstead

The collapsed house in Sumatra Road, West Hampstead

The collapsed house in Sumatra Road, West Hampstead - Credit: Chris Simpson

The London Fire Brigade are on the scene as a house has collapsed on Sumatra Road, in West Hampstead.

According to the fire brigade the house has collapsed from the roof down to basement level.

They were called to the house at 12.03pm, to reports of a house collapsing near the junction with Kingdon Road.

Nobody has been reported injured, and there is currently no indication as to how it happened.

Around 10 residents from properties nearby have been evacuated as a precaution.


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The site is currently cordoned off. The fire brigade are liaising with Camden Council’s structural engineer.

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