Highlands, NJ - Two Highlands borough employees were seriously injured Tuesday morning when the ceiling of the old borough hall collapsed under them

Highlands Borough Clerk Carolyn Cummins and Assistant Borough Clerk Debbie Daily were standing int he attic of the building, looking for official documents, when the floor they were standing on collapsed. Both women were seriously injured, and rushed to Jersey Shore Medical Center, but are expected to make a full recovery

Highlands' borough hall suffered damage from Hurricane Sandy. Town government has been operating out of nearby trailers since the storm hit.