The Laconia Fire Department responded to two building collapses due to snow loading within a 12-hour period. Neither building was occupied at the time of the collapse and no
injuries were reported. The State has racked up over 100 inches of snowfall
which has caused over 12 buildings to collapse around the region.
The first collapse occurred at 1 p.m., on February 27, 2008 at a restaurant located on Lakeside Avenue in Weirs Beach.
The second collapse occurred at 1 a.m. on February 28, 2008 at a boat storage facility on Blaisdell Avenue.
View images from the two collapses