Porch collapse on Milwaukee's south side injures two

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by Chris Patterson

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are on the scene of a porch collapse at an apartment building near S. 24th St. and National Ave. Two were injured in this porch collapse.

Police say a worker was working on a porch on the building's fourth floor when it collapsed. As the worker fell every porch collapsed all the way down to the first floor. Someone was on the main floor when all the porches fell.

Both victims in this collapse were transferred to local hospitals. A Milwaukee County bus is providing shelter to residents. 

We Energies and the Red Cross are on the scene as well.

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