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Partial house collapses in Wilmington, families evacuated

Saturday, June 02, 2012

Several families are out of their homes because of a partial house collapse in Wilmington Saturday.

Firefighters say part of the roof and brick fašade gave way at a home on 5th street Saturday morning.

Crews got the elderly residents out and evacuated the homes on either side.

Engineers are assessing the structural integrity of the building.

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