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Pa. snow causing roof, awning collapses

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The weight of snow on roofs and awnings in Pennsylvania has caused several collapses.

Officials in Hatboro, Montgomery County, say one person suffered minor injuries when a home's carport caved in around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Further north in Lehigh County near Bethlehem, police said porch roofs of three attached houses collapsed under the weight of the snow in Fountain Hill. The debris blocked the residents inside their homes but officials say no one was injured.

Elsewhere in the state, reports of barns and warehouses with collapsed roofs were reported but there were no immediate reports of injuries.

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