1 Hospitalized After Deck Collapses in New London

New London Firefighters

One person was transported to the hospital after a deck collapsed in New London on Monday, fire officials said. 

Crews responded to the collapse on 49 Willets Avenue for a third floor deck collapse onto the first floor, firefighters said.

The victim was standing on the third floor deck when it collapsed and was transported to Lawerence and Memorial Hospital for minor injuries. 

The area was taped off and the first floor residents were advised not to utilize exterior decking until further notice from the building department. 

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