Burst! Sydney's 30-story apartment building may collapse! The cracking sound kept! Hundreds of residents were evacuated urgently! The surrounding roads and train lines are all blocked!
The Opal Tower in the Olympic Park is blocked!
All residents of the 30-story apartment building are forcibly evacuated!
All of a sudden, the Australian media was overwhelmed with urgent notices!
A 30-story apartment in Sydney may be collapsing
All residents are evacuated!
The train line has stopped!
Australia Ave blocked!
Please do not get close to the building!
7news first reported: The reason why the residents of the building were forced to evacuate,It is because of the cracks in this building!
The 117-meter-high building!
May collapse at any time!
Subsequently, the Australian media also reported this major emergency! Hope that the people of Sydney can now bypass the area!
According to Australian media reports,This morning, residents of this 30-story Opal Tower in Sydney Olympic Park reported to the police:
In the morning, the inside of the wall kept hearing the sound of breaking
Obviously something is broken!
It feels like the inside of the wall is broken!
After the firefighters visited the building, they found:
There are cracks in the apartment building!
This is a 117-meter high-rise building with a huge load bearing! The discovery of cracks in such a large building is really frightening!
A little omission
It may be out of control!
Once it collapses, the consequences are disastrous!
This has become very urgent!
Sydney police and emergency personnel evacuated all residents in the building as quickly as possible!The police and fire emergency personnel checked floor by floor to ensure that everyone in this apartment was evacuated!
Less than half an hour
Nearly 200 residents in the apartment building were evacuated!
Ten minutes later,More fire trucks came to blockade the scene and brought professional monitoring equipment.
Experts began to closely monitor the slightest changes in the building!
The surrounding roads and trains are all blocked! No one or vehicle can enter this dangerous area!
Fire, police and construction experts held an emergency meeting on the spot!
Many of the evacuated households are Chinese, and many people are preparing to celebrate the coming Christmas Eve. None of them knew what happened.
This Christmas Eve is for them
Destined to live in fear!
These residents never thought that the new house they just moved in this year would have such a big safety hazard!
Opal Tower in Sydney West
It is definitely one of the few high-end apartment buildings!
Opal Tower isA high-end apartment building located in Sydney Olympic Park, looking out from the apartment, you can have a panoramic view of Sydney.
The houses here are very popular among Chinese
Many Chinese tenants and overseas students live in it
There are also tourists who come to Sydney specifically
The apartment building has a total of 392 suites and was built by Ecove, a well-known Australian developer. Because of its unique location, the building was aimed at high-end apartments from the beginning.
This building is relatively high-end from design to decoration, and the price is much higher than that of nearby apartments.
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 garage suite
The price is as high as 93 thousand 5!
Opal Tower broke ground in 2014
Just completed and delivered at the beginning of this year
Having lived for less than a year, I will face such a tragedy! The nearly 400 owners of this building must be chilling at this moment.
(Opal Tower one from the left)
Christmas Eve tonight, Christmas tomorrow, this should be a holiday for family gatherings and leisure.However, the more than 1000 residents of Opal Tower will be homeless.
It is unclear what caused the cracks in the building
But experts and fire emergency personnel are worried that the building may collapse
Before the danger is eliminated
All roads will be blocked
Please stay away from this area!
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