Providence home evacuated, deemed uninhabitable after construction accident

This is a photo of first responders at a home on Felix Street where a construction accident left the home uninhabitable. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — A home in Providence was evacuated after a construction incident Thursday night.

According to the Providence Fire Department, workers at a multi-family home on Felix Street backed a truck into the home, causing damage to its foundation and a wall.

ABC 6 News Crews were on the scene as first responders circled the home and established a caution tape perimeter around it.

Authorities said the Providence Department of Inspection deemed the home uninhabitable. No injuries were reported from the incident.

Officials said crews will return to the home Friday morning to further assess the damage.

The number of people displaced by the incident was not immediately released.

This is a developing story and will be updated as information is released.

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