From 2010: 

Over 17” of freshly-fallen snow collapsed the roof of the Minneapolis Metrodome-home of the Minnesota Vikings.

From 2010: 

Over 17” of freshly-fallen snow collapsed the roof of the Minneapolis Metrodome-home of the Minnesota Vikings.


Cars are strewn on the collapsed portion of the Interstate 35W bridge, which stretches between Minneapolis and St. Paul, after it collapsed Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, into theMississippi Riverduring evening rush hour. (St. Paul Pioneer Press | Brandi Jade Thomas)

Cars are strewn on the collapsed portion of the Interstate 35W bridge, which stretches between Minneapolis and St. Paul, after it collapsed Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, into theMississippi Riverduring evening rush hour. (St. Paul Pioneer Press | Brandi Jade Thomas)

From 2009:

A 600 ft section of bridge collapsed in Zhuzhou, China, crushing 24 vehicles and killing nine. The condemned bridge remained standing after unsuccessful explosive demolition and traffic continued underneath. Outrage towards government officials has been swift.

From 2009:

A 600 ft section of bridge collapsed in Zhuzhou, China, crushing 24 vehicles and killing nine. The condemned bridge remained standing after unsuccessful explosive demolition and traffic continued underneath. Outrage towards government officials has been swift.


1350 foot tower Collapse.  Photo provided by Carl Burkhart

1350 foot tower Collapse.  Photo provided by Carl Burkhart