Apartment floor collapses during University of North Texas students' party

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University of Nort Texas junior Abiola Busari hosted a homecoming party in this multi-story student apartment building.

Carley Carroll, a second-year student who lives directly below the unit where the party was being held, says she wasn't home when the accident happened, but says she lost everything.

Carly Carroll, an apartment resident told CBS affiliate WKRG-TV: "Its worse than you could possibly imagine because the sprinklers were on for two hours so not only was all of our stuff crushed, but its completely soaked with water". Police say there were no serious injuries and no one needed to go to the hospital.

The videos capture the moment the floor caved in and the group of dancing and jumping revelers crashed from the third floor into the apartment below.

"We've called and said, 'It looks like the ceiling is going to cave in, ' so I feel like with us saying that, there could've been more that was done", she said.

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Investigators said the terrifying collapse was caused by too much jumping.

Between 10 and 12 people received minor injuries in the collapse, police said. They were at the police department reporting the party.

Students affected by this say both the apartment management and the university have helped secure places for them to stay, mostly in hotels or dorms and food. Carroll says that's typical; she's called the cops on the party-goers before.

The Ridge at North Texas is a student- only apartment complex, owned privately and not by UNT. At least 50 residents in the complex have now been forced to relocate while the building is assessed for water and structural damage.

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