Two injured in UNCG construction accident

Two construction workers were injured after the ceiling of a UNCG dorm collapsed on two, according to a university official.

Emergency crews responded to the accident at 3 p.m. to the scene and transported two workers to the hospital with leg and knee injuries that were sustained when part of the first floor ceiling of the Mary Foust Hall collapsed on the demolition subcontractors.

Renovations were taking place on a few of the dorms on campus and inlcuding refurbishing bathrooms, replacing windows, and upgrading the fire alarms. The condition of the two men is unknown at this time.

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