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Star Hill Bubble Collapses from Heavy Snow

General Manager Nick Odell said that the bubble gave way to the snow Saturday night.

The Star Hill Athletic Facility bubble collapsed Saturday night from this weekend's heavy snowfall, according to Star Hill's General Manager Nick Odell.

No one was injured from the collapse, Odell said.

Odell explained that the bubble was the only part of the building that was damaged. He anticipates that the fitness center will be open to the public on Monday. 

Staff will be assessing the situation for the next two days before commenting further, Odell said.

Star Hill opened in Tolland in 2009. The weather-protected bubble contained basketball courts, volleyball courts, turf field and an indoor track.

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MaryAnn February 10, 2013 at 09:18 PM
WFSB has 1 on its Fb page.
Jayme Kunze February 10, 2013 at 09:23 PM
Hmm perhaps it's reader-submitted. I went up there but was asked politely to leave so I did not get a picture.
Kelly February 10, 2013 at 11:18 PM
thank you Jayme
Kelly February 10, 2013 at 11:21 PM
Ruh-Roh Scooby..is that what the compressor was for......."epic fail". Sorry for the loss :-(
Kelly February 10, 2013 at 11:24 PM
thank Maryann...I just to WFSB Facebook and there it was...it doesn't look like much does it? Just a bunch of white.....

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