Newport Cliff Walk closed off after partial collapse

NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE)- The city of Newport closed off 20-feet of the Newport Cliff Walk Thursday afternoon after part of the wall collapsed.

ABC6 became aware of this situation after Salve Regina University posted an alert about the situation.

They report that no injuries were reported.

The collapsed area spans from Webster Street to Narragansett Avenue.

At this time the area remains closed and deemed a hazard, it is unknown what exactly caused this to happen.

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