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Abandoned home partially collapses onto road in Carbon County

FRANKLIN TWP., Pa. - A building partially collapsed in Carbon County early Tuesday morning.

Emergency crews were called to Fairyland Road in Franklin Township around 3:45 a.m., dispatchers said.

Part of a home had crumbled into the road.

No injuries were reported, but the road was closed between Jefferson Street and Red Hill Road.

Crews at the scene said the old house was abandoned.


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