Tarp collapse leaves 5 hurt in Villa Rica

Tarp collapse leaves 5 hurt in Villa Rica

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VILLA RICA, Ga. -

Five people were injured Saturday when a tarp over a stage collapsed at an event in Villa Rica.  

According to Times-Georgian.com, it happened at the Curves & Chrome Rally for a Cure at the V-Plex in Villa Rica.  The stage was being used for live music.

The website reports that five people were taken to Tanner Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.  The collapse followed a storm that passed through the area and dumped large amounts of rain. The website reports people were already trying to get water off of the tarp when it collapsed.  

Click here for more information from www.times-georgian.com.

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