Jones County Church Building Roof Collapses; Injuries Reported - WNCT

Jones County Church Building Roof Collapses; Injuries Reported

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The second floor of Freedom Baptist Church's life center collapses. The second floor of Freedom Baptist Church's life center collapses.

JONES COUNTY, Miss. - The second floor of the family life center at Freedom Baptist Church collapsed on Wednesday evening.

About 80 kids were in the building. 

Authorities say about 14 people were injured and six of them were transported to a hospital with head injuries and broken bones.  

The incident happened around 7:20 p.m. The church is located in the Myric Community.

More updates will be made as more details become available. 

 

 

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