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article imageSports bar deck collapses in Miami-area, leaves dozens in water

By Owen Weldon     Jun 14, 2013 in World
Miami Beach - An outdoor deck behind a popular Miami-area sports bar collapsed during the NBA finals. Dozens of patrons were sent into the waters of Biscayne Bay, and three people were critically injured.
According to CBS, the incident occurred around 9:45 p.m. at the Shucker's Bar & Grill, where customers were watching an NBA match between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs.
According to USA Today, Lt. Eugene Germain, a spokesman for the Miami Dade Fire Rescue, said that 33 people were left injured and 24 of them were taken to the hospital, and two of the people's injuries were considered serious.
According to NBC, witnesses say that bystanders jumped into the water to help the injured.
Another witness said that they heard a crack and then all of a sudden everyone was in thwe water and it was hard trying to get out of the water.
Team members of the Miami Heat said that they shared their concerns as an organization and that they share their gratitude with their fans in Miami.
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