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Heavy rains collapse ceiling at Charlotte mall

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Heavy rain caused the ceiling to collapse at a Charlotte mall, leading to flooding and an evacuation.

Thunderstorms rumbled through portions of North Carolina Friday afternoon, leading to the collapse at SouthPark mall. Officials say no one was hurt.

Emergency personnel were dispatched to the mall, which had some flooding. The Charlotte Fire Department says the mall is being evacuated.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Heavy rain caused the ceiling to collapse at a Charlotte mall, leading to flooding and an evacuation.

Thunderstorms rumbled through portions of North Carolina Friday afternoon, leading to the collapse at SouthPark mall. Officials say no one was hurt.

Emergency personnel were dispatched to the mall, which had some flooding. The Charlotte Fire Department says the mall is being evacuated.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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