Deck collapse at Paris apartment injures 4

The Associated Press
Posted May 06, 2012, at 4:36 a.m.

PARIS, Maine — A deck that collapsed at a local apartment briefly trapped two people and sent four to a hospital.

Police in Paris say a pressure treated wood deck holding six to eight people collapsed before 9 p.m. Saturday. They say two people were briefly trapped between the house and the deck.

Authorities say four people were taken to a hospital. Their injuries weren’t believed to be life-threatening.

Paris is about 40 miles northwest of Portland. printed on August 24, 2017