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Injuries reported after balcony collapse in OKC

Posted at 1:42 PM, Mar 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-18 14:48:47-04

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma City firefighters say at least five people were injured when a balcony collapsed at the City Rescue Mission near downtown.

Authorities told reporters that four people on the balcony on the women's side of the shelter and one person on the ground were injured.

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Ambulances took the injured to a nearby hospital with what were initially described as non-life threatening injuries. The cause of the collapse has not been determined.

The City Rescue Mission provides meals and services to the homeless in Oklahoma City.

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