Injuries reported in deck collapse in Ocean Isle Beach
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 01:34:26 GMT —
A deck has collapsed at an oceanfront home in Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina.
21 people were taken to the hospital. 13 were taken to Grand Strand Regional Medical Center, and one had to be airlifted to another trauma center.
According to reports, none of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening. Most are broken bones and lacerations.
WWAY, the ABC affiliate in Wilmington, says 25 people were on the deck when it collapsed.
The Ocean Isle Beach city manager told WWAY the home is a rental home.