Dozens injured in Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse

DOZENS of people have been injured, some seriously, after part of the ceiling at London's Apollo Theatre collapsed during a performance.

Fire crews and 25 ambulances are at the scene and some people have been removed on stretchers.

All those trapped by the debris have now been freed, said London Fire Brigade.

Eyewitnesses said people had left the theatre crying and coughing and that some were bleeding.

Eighty-one people are "walking wounded" according to the London Ambulance Service, with seven of them "more seriously" injured.

Read more at SkyNews

 



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