Montgomery County

2 Hurt After Fall From Balcony in Clarksburg

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Two people are hurt after they fell from the balcony of a home in Clarksburg, Maryland, fire officials say. 

Two adults fell from the second-floor balcony of a house on Cypress Spring Road, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service said. 

One person had traumatic injuries and was taken to a hospital via helicopter. The helicopter landed on a nearby sports field, a fire department photo shows.

The other person was transported via ambulance. 

A heavy police presence could be seen on the block lined with townhouses. The street was closed to traffic. 

Information on the possible cause of the fall was not immediately released. 

Stay with NBC Washington for more details on this developing story. 

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