Vienna building collapse after 'explosion'

A building in Vienna, Austria, has partially collapsed leaving at least five people injured, the country's public broadcaster ORF reports.

An image of the collapsed building in Vienna
An image of the collapsed building in Vienna Credit: ORF

Eyewitnesses told ORF the building started to collapse after an "explosion" and emergency services are now at the scene.

Dust filled the streets when a building collapsed in Vienna
Dust filled the streets when a building collapsed in Vienna Credit: ORF

A picture posted on the broadcaster's website showed a cloud of dust covering a street in the capital.

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Vienna building collapse after 'explosion' leaves 5 injured

A four-storey building in Austria's capital city Vienna has partially collapsed after an "explosion" leaving at least two people in hospital. Eyewitnesses described hearing an "explosion" before the collapse.