A privately-owned bridge into a North Wilmington apartment complex collapsed Friday, stranding hundreds of residents.
Fox 29 was tipped-off by a Facebook user about the bridge collapse after SkyFox flew over the Colony North Apartments complex.
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According to information on ApartmentCities.com , Colony North Apartments has 311 units on 22 acres.
There were also reports of a natural gas leak, but personnel have cut off all gas lines into the complex.
New Castle County Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Carpenter says the apartment complexes are off Lee Boulevard in Fox Point.
The bridge is the only access point to the complex.
Delaware Department of Transportation spokesman Mike Williams saoid the bridge is privately-owned and not maintained or inspected by the state.