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Update: NEARLY TWO DOZEN STUDENTS AT WESTFIELD HIGH SCHOOL NEAR INDIANAPOLIS ARE STILL RECOVERING FROM MINOR INJURIES AFTER THE STAGE COLLAPSED DURING A MUSICAL PRODUCTION LATE LAST WEEK. DOCUMENTS FROM THE SCHOOL'S CONTRACTORS HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE POLICE FOR REVIEW WHICH IS NOW UNDERWAY. SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT MARK KEEN SASY THE INJURIES COULD HAVE BEEN A WHOLE LOT WORSE…
Authorities in central Indiana say more than a dozen people have been injured after a stage filled with students collapsed during a theater performance at a public high school.
Capt. Charles Hollowell of the Westfield Police Department said Thursday night that authorities don't have an exact number of injuries but are certain more than 12 were hurt. He says at least one person was critically injured after the stage gave way at Westfield High School.
No fatalities were reported.