Woman missing after landslide in Looe

Emergency crews are searching for a woman feared trapped inside a house that partially collapsed in a landslide in Cornwall.

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Fears for woman missing after house collapse

There are fears Mrs Norman was inside the house when it started collapsing Credit: ITV News West Country

The son and daughter of the missing woman, Mrs Susan Norman, say she rang them last night around 8 o clock to say she was going to bed.

Residents were evacuated from their homes in Sandplace Road in Looe following the landslip but Mrs Norman could not be traced.

Specialist teams and a sniffer dog have been sent in to the house but have so far found no sign of her.

Sniffer dog brought in to search for missing occupant

The house in Sandplace Road could collapse at any point Credit: ITV News West Country

Police at the scene of a landslp in Looe, where a house has partially collapsed, say one of the occupants is unaccounted for

A sniffer dog has been sent into the property and has found no trace of anyone so far. The search is still going on to see if the occupant, a woman, is there.

It may be that she has moved to friends and not told the authorities.

Other occupants have been evacuated from the house and are now safe.

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