Deck collapse injures multiple people

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Multiple people were taken to a hospital after a deck collapsed in DeKalb County Sunday night.

The DeKalb County Fire Rescue department arrived to a home in Ellenwood around 11:45 p.m. Rescue teams said the deck pulled away from the house, injuring several people.

Another crew was called to the scene for additional assistance.  Multiple ambulances transported people to the hospital.

Fire crews secured the area and lowered the deck to the ground with ropes and chainsaws.