Porch collapses in South Fairmount

SOUTH FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) - Firefighters had to clean up debris Friday after a porch collapsed in South Fairmount.

It happaned around 11:30 a.m. at an building at the corner of Queen City Avenue and Merton Street, across the street from Orion Academy.

It does appear that snow or ice caused the porch to collapse. The building is old and abandoned. Debris from the incident was blocking Merton Avenue, so crews were forced to clean it up in order for traffic to get through.

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