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Old 12-19-2013, 06:26 PM
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London U.K Apollo Theatre Roof Collapses on Packed House

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At least 88 people have been injured - seven seriously - after part of the roof at London's Apollo Theatre collapsed.

The incident happened during a performance of the play The Curious Incident Of The Dog in the Night-time.

Eye-witnesses reported hearing a "cracking" noise before the collapse at about 20:15 GMT.
London Ambulance say around 76 people are walking wounded and all those who were trapped had been freed.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25458011

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Re: London U.K Apollo Theatre Roof Collapses on Packed House

Sounds like many are lucky to be alive.

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Least no one has died.

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Old 12-20-2013, 03:50 PM
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Quite a shocking thing to happen

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Damn!

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Re: London U.K Apollo Theatre Roof Collapses on Packed House

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Quite a shocking thing to happen
I was worried about my brother as he was at a theatre watching and show and we didn't know which. Thankfully he was at another one but quite scary.

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Re: London U.K Apollo Theatre Roof Collapses on Packed House

Probably should send in building inspectors to evaluate those old buildings every once in a while.

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