Roof collapse reported at Westfield Trader Joe’s

Part of the roof on the Trader Joe’s store in Westfield has collapsed, badly damaging the building, according to the town’s mayor.

Parts of the roof and wall have collapsed at the Trader Joe's in Westfield.

Parts of the roof and wall have collapsed at the Trader Joe's in Westfield. (1/24/16)

WESTFIELD - Part of the roof on the Trader Joe’s store in Westfield collapsed Saturday afternoon, badly damaging the building, according to the town’s mayor.

Mayor Andy Skibitsky tells News 12 New Jersey that parts of the roof as well as a portion of a wall have collapsed under the weight of snow.

No one was inside at the time of the collapse and there were no reported injuries.

The mayor says that the building will likely need to be demolished.

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