Just before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18, Stephenville first responders were dispatched to a report of a roof collapse at the First Baptist Church of Stephenville. The first units on scene reported it was actually a construction accident.
According to officials on-site at the accident, two workers were involved in the incident when part of the roof collapsed of the church porch and a piece of equipment was hit by falling concrete. At least one person was taken to a Fort Worth hospital via CareFlight.
Stephenville PD reports, “All FBC employees and children are safe. Parents should report to FBC worship center for pickup.”