Woman injured in New London deck collapse

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NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — A New London woman is back home from the hospital Tuesday after the deck she was standing on collapsed beneath her.

It happened around 5:00 p.m. Monday night at a multi-family home on Willetts Avenue. Police say the woman who lives there was standing on the third floor deck when it collapsed.

She was taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries.

The Building Department came out to take a look at the structure. They taped things off and warned the people who live on the first floor to stay off their deck until further notice.

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