Fears of a chemical incident were sparked this morning after vomiting residents were rushed to the hospital and a South London street was put on lockdown. A total of 24 people were evacuated from their homes in Alwold Crescent, Lee, after neighbors reported the smell of an unknown substance. Seven

people were treated at the scene for nausea and vomiting – while two children were taken into hospital for further treatment as a precautionary measure. Scotland Yard said the incident was not believed to be crime-related. Witnesses said emergency services appeared to be investigating the sewage system. READ MORE