The residents of the four-story building were earlier concerned about noises coming from the building. They called the fire department, which evacuated the building immediately. After few seconds, the building collapsed adverting the worse. However, concerns remain about the surrounding buildings, and engineers are currently inspect them, while they investigate the causes of the collapse.
According to Roma Cronaca* it is believed that underground water may have eroded the soil in the vicinity of the foundations.
This is the second building collapsein Italy during this month, again without causing any deaths.