Deck Collapse Injures 18 in South Carolina

A deck collapse Friday evening injured 18 people on Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

WBTW reported (  a deck collapsed around 6:15 p.m. at the Sea View Inn, which is located on the oceanfront. Thirteen people were transported to local hospitals and five others received treatment on scene. At least one person was critically injured in the collapse, according to fire rescue sources.

Upwards of 25 people were on the deck when it collapsed; many reportedly were admiring the view of a rainbow over the ocean.

The Sea View Inn released a statement saying the deck was not in disrepair.

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