Frozen pipes burst causing ceiling to collapse on woman

(Photo: WYFF)
(Photo: WYFF)

SPARTANBURG, SC (WYFF) - A woman who was visiting the Upstate was taken to the hospital after frozen pipes burst causing part of a ceiling to fall on her.

The ceiling collapse happened at an apartment on Sedgewood Court in Spartanburg at about noon Tuesday.

The woman was not seriously injured and was taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Westview-Fairforest and Spartanburg firefighters checked on the other apartments to be sure there was no further danger.

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