A partial building collapse overnight in Cork, Ireland has closed a main road in the city.
Cork City Fire Brigade attended the scene after the collapse at around 2am, RTE reported.
Fears of further collapse led to the evacuation of a building next door.
The building, reportedly under renovation, is on the corner Washington and South Main streets
The city council warned commuters to avoid Washington Street.
The building, reportedly under renovation, is on the corner Washington and South Main streets.
Buildings control engineers are on the scene assessing the building’s safety and stability.
Further updates are expected.
Top image courtesy of Cork City Council