Roof of Lacks Enterprises plant collapses

The roof of a Lacks Enterprises facility on Patterson Avenue in Kentwood collapsed Wednesday evening. (Jan. 29, 2014)
The roof of a Lacks Enterprises facility on Patterson Avenue in Kentwood collapsed Wednesday evening. (Jan. 29, 2014)

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — The roof of a Lacks Enterprises building in Kentwood collapsed Wednesday evening.

The assembly and distribution facility on Patterson Avenue is closed as a result.

A company spokesperson said the collapse is believed to have been caused by the weight of snow on the roof.

The company called off its Wednesday night third shift while its works to confirm the cause of the collapse.

There are no reports of injuries.

The roof of a Lacks Enterprises facility on Patterson Avenue in Kentwood collapsed Wednesday evening. (Jan. 29, 2014)

The roof of a Lacks Enterprises facility on Patterson Avenue in Kentwood collapsed Wednesday evening. (Jan. 29, 2014)

There were similar roof collapses over the weekend and on Monday at the Haworth plant in Saugatuck and The Stow Company in Holland Township.

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