Deck collapses in McCandless, no injuries
No one was injured when a deck collapsed at a McCandless home Sunday evening, authorities said.
The deck, attached to a house in the 300 block of Highoaks Court, gave way under about 12 people around 6 p.m.
Allegheny County 911 dispatchers said everyone at the scene was evaluated, but no one was transported to the hospital.
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