Snowbirds injured in Panhandle balcony collapse

Posted at 9:46 AM, Mar 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 09:49:18-05

OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla.--  11 people were injured, some seriously, when the second story balcony they were on collapsed in north Florida.

The wooden balcony at a condo in Destin collapsed around 4:40 Wednesday afternoon.

At least three of those suffering minor injuries range in age from the mid-80s to age 90.

No injuries are believed to be life-threatening, according to EMS.

According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office the snowbirds were visiting from Indiana, Kentucky and Wisconsin. 

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