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Snow Crushes Worcester Gas Station Canopy

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There was a foot and a half of frozen snow on the canopy before it collapsed. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

There was a foot and a half of frozen snow on the canopy before it collapsed. (Photo by Karen Twomey)

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WORCESTER (CBS) – A gas station in Worcester has been shut down after a canopy collapsed under the weight of heavy snow.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Karen Twomey reports

Fortunately, no one was pumping gas at the Shell station on Lincoln Street when the roof above the pumps fell apart around 9 p.m. Sunday.

WBZ-TV’s Ron Sanders reports

There was a foot and a half of frozen snow on the canopy before it collapsed.

The fire department closed the station until the cleanup and repairs are finished.

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