A woman from Derby has described how she ran out of the way of a warehouse wall as it collapsed into her back garden. Lee McKechnie says bricks were flying around her head as the structure toppled over.
The huge wall fell down yesterday afternoon as workmen were carrying out demolition work on an old self storage depot in Uttoxeter New Road.
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