College party turns to terror after floor collapses

While dancing rapper Playboi Carti's What the floor gives way and drops dozens of screaming people to the second floor

Denton Police say they are working to confirm the previous noise complaints, but said those kinds of calls are low priority and people have usually left the party by the time police arrive. According to the Denton Fire Department, the flooring of a third-floor unit at The Ridge on Colorado Boulevard caved in during a party with at least 30 guests.

Only minor injuries were reported, as cell phone videos show water spewing from broken pipes while people climb over beams and plywood to escape.

University of North Texas students who were celebrating homecoming in Denton ended the party with a - bang.

Twelve apartments are still uninhabitable after a floor collapsed at a Denton student complex early Sunday morning.

"I have nowhere to go". A general manager at the complex told residents in an email that a structural engineer will evaluate the building and that those who were displaced would be reimbursed for lodging expenses, the Denton Record-Chronicle reports.


Carroll and her roommates weren't in the apartment at the time of the collapse. "That's life threatening. If we were in our living room, we wouldn't have made it out because by what we've seen, it's just completely gone".

"Everybody was screaming and in total shock they didn't know what do", said Day Oyenuga, the party's DJ.

Another tenant, Carley Carroll, said large parties have been taking place for the past three months.

"People gotta grab their wallets, keys, back packs because we have school tomorrow", said Trent Blackburn.

"In the process of making alternate housing arrangements for those students, a local university offered help as well to provide alternate arrangements".

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