Balcony In London's Apollo Theatre Collapses During Performance

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December 19, 2013 AT 2:01 PM
A rescue operation was underway in London after a section of a balcony in the Apollo Theatre collapsed during a performance. Police were called to the scene at 8:15 p.m. local time. "We are aware of a number of casualties but we have no further detail at this early stage," Metropolitan Police said in a statement. The theater on Shaftesbury Avenue in central London was packed for a performance of "The Curious Incident Of The Dog in the Nighttime."