Winds rip west Leeds building roof off

Engineers look on at the roof blown off an industrial unit on Rodley Lane, Leeds.
Engineers look on at the roof blown off an industrial unit on Rodley Lane, Leeds.
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Massive gusts of wind ripped part of the roof from a huge industrial building in Rodley.

The building on Rodley Lane is thought to be a former crane works now used for storage.

A large section of it’s roof had been blown loose, with underlying materials said to be scattered across the nearby area including onto nearby houses and into the road.

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