Dozens of college students were injured when a floor collapsed Saturday night during a dance party. and it was caught on video.
At least 30 people were injured when a large portion of a floor at a party near Clemson University's campus collapsed, dropping people into the basement early Sunday morning. 30 people were split between 3 hospitals with broken bones and lacerations.
The floor collapse occurred in a clubhouse unit that had been leased for a private party. Details on the extent of the injuries were not immediately available.
He said thirty people were transported to three area hospitals.
'Everyone was on the floor and people were screaming and there was wood sticking up from the floorboards'.
"Turning around and seeing a bunch of people who used to be on the second floor now on the basement was really surreal and people were crying".
Property manager Tal Slann said he couldn't comment on whether there was a limit to the number of people allowed in the clubhouse at a time.
'It was a lot to take in'. Clemson City Police said no one was trapped and none of the injuries appeared to be life-threatening. I can tell you there was a floor collapse.
Police arrived at the Woodlands Apartments complex, where the incident occurred, soon thereafter.
Slann sent out an email to residents about the collapse. From there, the homeowner's association will determine how to rebuild the clubhouse to make it safe for all residents.