Roof Collapse

Brown School in Somerville closed after roof collapse. (WBZ-TV)

Somerville School Closed After Roof Collapse

A roof collapse at the Brown School in Somerville will keep the building closed for a month.


A building collapse on Sprague Street in Boston (WBZ-TV)

Roofs Buckle Across State As Weather Warms

Several roofs collapsed in Massachusetts Wednesday as temperatures rose above 40 degrees for the first time in weeks.


The Bridge Elementary School in Lexington. (WBZ-TV)

Lexington School Evacuated Over Roof Concerns

A Lexington elementary school was evacuated Tuesday morning because officials were worried that the school’s roof could collapse.


A Canton rink's roof collapsed Saturday morning due to heavy snow. (WBZ-TV)

State Officials Discussed Snow Buildup Before Roof Collapse At Canton Rink

State officials discussed the snow buildup at a Canton skating rink before the partial roof collapse occurred Saturday morning, sources told WBZ.


The roof collapsed at a Canton rink Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Canton Fire Department)

Adults, Children Escape Injury During Major Roof Collapse At Canton Ice Rink

Police said there were parents, children and employees inside Metropolis Rink when a large portion of the roof collapsed.


A partial roof collapse at an Andover stable (Photo credit Carl Stevens/WBZ)

Horses OK After Andover Barn’s Partial Collapse

Seven horses are OK after a partial roof collapse at an Andover barn Sunday morning.


A drone being used to assess roofs in Somerville. (WBZ-TV)

Somerville Officials Using Drones In Effort To Prevent Roof Collapses

Somerville officials are using a local drone company to fly over roofs covered in snow and assess areas of concern.


Workers clear snow from a roof (WBZ-TV)

Weekend Snow, Rain Could Lead To Roof Collapses

With more snow, and possibly rain on the way, now is the time for residents to clear snow off their roofs.


Firefighters were on scene when a Sutton plaza's roof collapsed. (WBZ-TV)

Sutton Shopping Plaza Roof Collapses, Closes Post Office

A partial roof collapse at a shopping plaza in Sutton has closed several businesses and the post office Wednesday morning, police said.


(Photo credit: Paul Burton-WBZ-TV)

Police: Watch Out For Roof Snow Removal Scams

Police warn that scammers are targeting residents who are trying to keep their roofs from collapsing.