A lorry drove into a wall today on Belmont Circle causing it to collapse in front of shocked local residents.
We received initial reports from local residents who stated “big wall collapsed in Belmont Circle. Lots of police….and I mean a BIG wall”. The damage could be clearly seen as bricks and debris from the wall was spread across the pavement. A police cordon was in place outside the nearby parade of shops.
In a video posted on our Instagram page, shocked onlookers can be seen with police as they discussed what had happened. Thankfully, nobody was hurt in the accident as confirmed by Met Police. We asked them for a comment on the incident and they replied with the following: “a lorry drove into a wall at 11:36hrs today at Belmont Circle, no one was injured.”