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Des Plaines banquet hall roof collapses due to heavy, wet snow

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

As many Chicago residents and suburbanites found out Tuesday, the snow that fell is heavy and wet – and apparently too heavy for the roof of a banquet hall and restaurant in Des Plaines.

The roof at Cafe La Cave on Mannheim Road collapsed just after midnight.

The business has been around a long time, right across from Allstate Arena.

It doesn't look like anyone was inside. They had a party with 300 guests scheduled this weekend.

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