Roof Collapse

Roof collapse at Royal Crest condos in Randolph (WBZ-TV)

State Warns Of Stress On Roofs From Relentless Snowfall

Massachusetts officials are stepping up warnings about the potential for roofs to collapse under the weight of snow that has built up in recent weeks.


The collapsed gas station awning in Conway (Photo credit Candace Antonelli)

NH Gas Station Awning Collapses With Workers On Top

The contractors were removing snow at the time.


Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone. (WBZ-TV)

Somerville Schools To Remain Closed Due To Threat Of Roof Collapse

Somerville Major Joe Curtatone decided to cancel school for the rest of the week due to the threat of collapsing roofs among other safety concerns.


Roof collapse at Piano Mill (Photo credit Rockland Fire Local 1602)

Roof Collapse Threat Growing, Closes School District

More roofs are collapsing under the weight of heavy snow.


A partial roof collapse at the ship yard in Quincy (Photo credit Quincy police)

Former Movie Set, Roofs Collapse Under Weight Of Snow

The former set of “The Finest Hours” suffered a partial collapse at the Old Quincy Shipyard.


A roof to a car portal collapsed under the weight of the snow. (WBZ-TV)

Woman Killed In Weymouth Roof Collapse

A 29-year-old woman was killed when a carport collapsed under the weight of the snow.


A man clear snow off his roof. (WBZ-TV)

MEMA Issues Roof Collapse Warning

Weeks of snowfall piling up on area roofs has prompted Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency to issue a warning.


A Lexington man clears snow off his roof.

Forecasted Rain Prompts Roof Collapse Warning From MEMA

With up to two feet of snow blanketing eastern Massachusetts, and rain in the forecast, Massachusetts Emergency Management officials are warning people of the possibilities of ice dams and roof collapses.


Residents of a Lawrence apartment building were evacuated after a partial roof collapse. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Carl Stevens)

Lawrence Apartment Building Evacuated After Partial Roof Collapse

Residents of an apartment building on Crawford Street were evacuated Monday night after a partial roof collapse.


The roof caved in at this vacant Avon building on Monday.

Roof Partially Collapses In Avon

The rain Monday was heavy enough to bring down another roof in Avon, the eighth there so far this winter.