NEW INFORMATION: Eau Claire Kmart store re-opens days after collapse

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A store that was closed for days after a partial roof collapse is open again.

Kmart on Clairemont Avenue in Eau Claire opened its doors on Tuesday morning.

On Thursday night around 6:45pm, a large section of the store's store's roof caved in under the weight of wet, heavy snow. The Kmart was open at the time. The Eau Claire Fire Department evacuated the store and a nearby Mega Holiday service station while investigating a gas leak. No one was hurt.

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