7 people injured in Centertown balcony collapse on Halloween: Ottawa paramedics – Ottawa

A balcony on the second floor collapsed on Halloween night in Ottawa, sending a number of people to the hospital, according to emergency crews who responded to the scene.

There were several people on Frank Street’s balcony on Sunday night just before 10pm when the platform tensed and collapsed, according to Ottawa Fire Services.

Photos from the site show that another balcony on the first floor was also taken off the building.

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The Ottawa Paramedic Service looked after seven people, all in their 20s, who were injured in the fall.

Four patients, two men and two women, were taken to emergency rooms with injuries ranging from broken extremities to back and chest pain, according to paramedics. All four people are in stable condition.

The other three were assessed on the spot but were not driven to the hospital.

Ottawa firefighters cleared the site of further fall danger after the crash.


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