2 Injured In Railing Collapse At Va. Frat House

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Two people remain hospitalized following the collapse of a balcony railing at a fraternity house in Charlottesville.

Media outlets report that the accident occurred early Saturday morning at the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity house.

The Charlottesville Police Department says 20-year-old Joseph A. Gabro and 18-year-old Corey P. Milner, both of Ashburn, were sitting on the railing when it gave way. The men fell about 17 feet to the ground.

Gabro is a student at James Madison University and Milner is a student at the University of Virginia.

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