LUBBOCK (AP) — A Lubbock shopping mall was closed after heavy snow collapsed part of the center’s roof. No injuries were reported.READ MORE: 'Stealth' BA.2 Omicron Variant Arrives In North Texas
The South Plains Mall was closed Monday after the overnight collapse. The marketing manager at South Plains Mall, Ashley Knox, says the 1.2 million-square-foot center will be closed until engineers and authorities determine the roof is safe.READ MORE: Children’s Medical Center Plano Receives $7.5M Donation, Largest In Its History
Senior property manager Beth Bridges says flat roofs like the one at the mall are vulnerable to heavy snow.
Lubbock has received nearly a foot of snow in the storm.MORE NEWS: Fort Worth Firefighters Save 7 People Trapped Inside Burning Home
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