Woman injured in partial ceiling collapse at Office Depot


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin fire officials say a female customer was injured after a portion of exterior ceiling collapsed at an Office Depot Saturday afternoon.

The 20 foot by 12 foot piece of ceiling fell from the store’s entrance at around 3 p.m.

Austin-Travis County EMS reports the woman, in her 20s, has potentially serious, but not life-threatening, injuries. She has been taken to St. David’s South Austin Medical Center.

The store, near Lamar Boulevard and Oltorf Street, will be closed until the damage is fixed.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Austin-Travis County

More Austin-Travis County News

SPONSORED: Saving the Planet in :60

SPONSORED: How changing your air filter can save the planet (and save you money)

Tracking the Coronavirus

Coronavirus Cases Tracker

Latest Central Texas COVID-19 Cases

More Coronavirus Live Blogs

Trending Stories

Don't Miss