Snow collapses roof at Provo business

Video of roof collapse

Posted by Provo Fire & Rescue on Wednesday, January 4, 2017

PROVO, Utah, Jan. 4, 2017 (Gephardt Daily) — The roof of a business in Provo collapsed Wednesday because of heavy snow accumulation.

Provo Fire and Rescue said in a news release on Facebook that the roof of Multi-Voice Radio at 505 E. 1860 South collapsed just after 10:50 a.m.

There were no injuries reported, but five employees have been displaced, the news release said.

Sprinklers lines inside the building broke when the roof collapsed, causing extensive water damage.

An investigation by the building department is ongoing.

The exact monetary extent of the damages is not yet known.

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