Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

April 22, 2014

Families evacuated from apartment complex following partial collapse

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

NORTHFORK — Several families have been evacuated from a McDowell County apartment complex.

Shortly before midnight on Monday evening, McDowell County 911 received a call that some bricks and a concrete slab were falling off an apartment building in Northfork,  according to John Sidote, a spokesman for McDowell County 911.

The apartments are located on Main Street in Northfork and residents were evacuated. No injuries were reported, Sidote said.