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BLUEFIELD, W.Va. -

Princeton Rescue and Green Valley Fire Department responded late Sunday night to a roof collapse at Conn's Service Center-John Deere Dealership on Mercer Mall Road in Bluefield, W.Va.

An extension was being built onto the building when the framing gave out and left a pile of wooden pieces and bricks thrown out from behind the foundation. The framing also landed on a small construction vehicle.  Additionally there are reports that some trees suffered damage.

The main building itself suffered little to no damage, according to officials. The accident is being looked into.