Four killed as balcony collapses in France


Angers, France—Four people were killed and 14 injured when a balcony collapsed in western France as young people were attending party, local authorities and media said Sunday. Authorities in the Maine-et-Loire region said the accident occurred late on Saturday when a balcony on the third floor of the recently-constructed building collapsed in the city of Angers. They said four people were killed. A spokesman for the city’s University Hospital said 10 people injured in the accident were admitted, one of whom was in serious condition. Another four were treated at a clinic.—APP