- "During a crowded student party is Saturday night at the American Hartford (Connecticut) more than thirty people were injured when the balcony gave way. The local police reported Sunday that a balcony on the third floor that was full of people, and collapsed on the balcony ended up underneath. That fell then also loaded with students down and landed on the porch."
"Fortunately the injuries were performed in accordance with a policeman who spoke of,,, walking wounded '. Most partygoers and victims are students at nearby Trinity College. A firefighter said it was a miracle that she only light injuries. The cause is still unknown, but the firefighter pointed to the old and partly rotten condition of the balcony construction."