CHICAGO (CBS)– A bedroom ceiling came crashing down on a couple sleeping in their Evanston home.
Rescue crews responded to a call around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday from a home int he 600 block of Forest. Jeff and Debbie Linder needed help from firefighters to get out from under the rubble.READ MORE: Small Plane Lands On I-355 At 159th Street In Lockport
It appears additional panels nailed to a lathe and plaster ceiling broke loose and fell on them.READ MORE: Kids Get COVID Vaccine At Chicago's Rush Medical Center
“My head was underneath at first, I don’t know how I squeezed out,” Debbie said. “It was like a blanket of ceiling.”MORE NEWS: Illinois To Enter 'Bridge Phase' Of Reopening Plan On Friday, Full Reopening Possible By June 11
The Linders only suffered minor scratches.