Police: Deck collapse sends 2 to the hospital

File photo. (WLUK/Alexa Santos)

CLYMAN (WLUK) -- Two people were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a deck collapsed under their feet.

Authorities were called to the 900 block of Main Street in Clyman just before 9:00 a.m. Saturday. The deck that collapsed was meant for the upper residential apartment of the building.

The Dodge County Sheriff says two people fell onto the concrete driveway below. A 46-year old woman and a 40-year-old man were taken to the hospital. Authorities contacted the building's owner who said the deck had been inspected approximately two years ago.

There conditions were not immediately available.

Authorities say further information about the incident is expected Monday.

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