25 injured, 3 in critical condition after deck collapse in North Carolina


EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (WNCT) — The Emerald Isle Police say multiple people are injured after a deck collapsed at a beach house on Ocean Drive.

Emerald Isle Police say a family was posing for a family photo when the deck collapsed around 7 p.m. Police confirm with WNCT that at least 14 people were injured during the incident. One person has been taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.

Carteret General Hospital says 25 people were injured and three are in critical condition at their facility.

WNCT has multiple reporters on the scene and will have more information on this story as it develops.

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