Up to 40 party-goers injured after back deck collapses during wedding bash in B.C.
|CTVnews 20 Apr 2019 at 08:36|
It just collapsed on one side and all the people, they just like [went] into a slide. They just went down, wedding guest Moninder Gill.
Officials said the deck became detached from the home and collapsed.
Police, firefighters, and the B.C. Ambulance Service responded to the scene where they found up to 40 people injured.
Amarjit Gill was on the deck when it fell, but she was unhurt. She told CTV Vancouver that she saw a 14-year-old boy with a broken leg.
Its still unclear exactly how many guests were on the deck when it collapsed, but Van Herk said there were more than 100 people at the party.