Road closed after building collapses in Beckley


BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) A road is closed in Beckley after a building partially collapsed on Main Street.

Dispatchers tell us the call came in just before 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020. Nobody was injured.

Main Street is closed while crews work to clean up the damage.

Beckley Councilman At-Large Tim Berry told WVNS the roof collapsed on the old Walton Bond building. Berry said the collapse also caused damage to a building across the street which houses Jan-Care Ambulance supplies.

The Beckley Fire Department, Beckley Police Department and Jan Care Ambulance responded. An investigation into what caused the building to collapse is under way.

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