Part of roof collapses at Bashas’ store in Peoria

A portion of the roof collapsed. at a Bashas' store in Peoria Thursday morning.
A portion of the roof collapsed. at a Bashas' store in Peoria Thursday morning.(Courtesy: Glendale Fire Dept.)
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 8:05 AM MST|Updated: Aug. 4, 2022 at 10:14 AM MST
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PEORIA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A grocery store in the West Valley was evacuated following a partial roof collapse Thursday morning.

According to the City of Peoria Fire Medical Department, fire crews from Peoria, Glendale, and Phoenix responded to the report of a partial roof collapse around 5:30 a.m. at Bashas’ near 75th Avenue and Thunderbird Road in Peoria. The store was set to open at 6 a.m., so no customers were inside.

All employees were safely evacuated and no injuries were reported. The store is expected to be closed for the next several hours. Investigators believed the collapse was weather-related after a night of powerful monsoon storms across the Valley.

Part of the roof of a Bashas' store in Peoria collapsed Thursday morning. No one was hurt.
Part of the roof of a Bashas' store in Peoria collapsed Thursday morning. No one was hurt.(Arizona's Family)