Two Crowded Balconies Collapse at an Off-Campus College Party

More than two dozen students were treated for injuries.
1:35 | 09/12/16

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From Connecticut tonight an off campus party that ended in injury after too crowded balconies collapsed onto a crowded deck below. A fleet of ambulances lined up outside the house more than two dozen students treated for injuries. As ABC's Eva pilgrim reports it's just the latest in a number of incidents like it in which students work. Chaos at an off campus house party in Connecticut dozens injured when three decks. Packed with people collapsed. We have three balconies that collapsed and people are. Trapped underneath. The third story deck crashing down just after eleven in the middle of the crowded party landing on the porch below. Then all collapsed on the first floor. Dozens trapped you get reports that people scattered in that was just debris on top of people most students at nearby Trinity College the college owning but not managing the 91 year old house. Third for you look and see lot of what was rotted Gary Oldman. Foster actually not very sound and and you get you know you know fifty or sixty kids out there we've seen this destructive combination before. Last year this roof collapsed during the Saint Patrick's Day college party in California. And six students were killed when this balcony collapsed from the fourth floor of an apartment building. In all as many as thirty people taken to area hospitals with minor injuries officials say it is a miracle no one was killed in this accident. Trinity College confirming to ABC news they owned the property but at this point they aren't sure when it was last inspected Tom. Even pilgrim for us tonight Eva takes.

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