Dozens injured at party in SC in floor collapse

Apartment floor collapses leaving 30 injured near Clemson University

- Thirty people were injured after a floor collapsed during a party at an apartment complex near Clemson University.

The 30 people were transported to area hospitals after officials said Clemson University Fire set up a triage at the scene.

None of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening, Clemson Police Department said.

About 30 people were taken to three area hospitals after a floor collapsed early Sunday, police said.

"So everyone was jumping. The beat was about to drop and literally the whole floor collapsed", she said.

Clemson University student Larissa Stone told Greenville News that it happened very quickly. I stood up, and everyone was trying to climb out.

"They weren't hurt at all but other people were crying, bleeding, it was just a shocking moment for everyone. Then I wake up, because I blacked out, and there [were] girls everywhere with blood all over their face", Leroy Pearson told CBS affiliate WSPA-TV. "It was really bad".

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The incident took place Saturday at the clubhouse of the Woodlands of Clemson apartment complex which was built in 2004.

"All you seen (sic) was falling, everybody's hands up in the air", Franzie Pendergrass was quoted by the news outlet as saying.

"It was insane", Pearson said.

The clubhouse had been leased for a private party.

Woodlands Property Management President Tal Slann told CNN that people fell through the floor into the basement. I can tell you there was a floor collapse.

According to police said a call was received about 12. "The clubhouse will be inspected by structural engineers as soon as possible".

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