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Posted: January 09, 2019

Gas station awning suddenly collapses onto cars, fuel pumps


By WPXI.com

MONROEVILLE, Pa. —

The awning of a Sunoco gas station in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, collapsed Tuesday as strong winds moved through the area.

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The collapse happened about 5:30 p.m. on Haymaker Road.

The awning came down on two vehicles.

A man was inside a red truck moments before the collapse.

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"The customers started screaming like, 'Oh my God.' And I was like, 'What's going on?' It was really scary. I never experienced something like that before," said Angelina Weaver, who works at the Burger King across the street.

The gas station remained closed Wednesday morning. 

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Gas station awning suddenly collapses onto cars, fuel pumps

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Gas station awning suddenly collapses onto cars, fuel pumps

The awning of a Sunoco gas station in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, collapsed Tuesday as strong winds moved through the area.

 
 

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