Vadnais Heights Sports Dome Collapses, Snow Likely Cause

April 16, 2018 07:34 PM

The dome at the Vadnais Sports Center collapsed Saturday night and Ramsey County officials believe heavy snow and ice is the suspected cause. 

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Deborah Carter McCoy, communications manager with Ramsey County, said one employee was on site when the dome collapsed. McCoy said the employee was there to monitor for a collapse and was not injured. 

There is no time table for when the dome is set to reopen, according to McCoy. Ramsey County is set to do a damage assessment of the facility. 

The Vadnais Heights Sports center is operated by Ramsey County. 


Ben Rodgers

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