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Crews called to building collapse in Waterloo

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WATERLOO (KWWL) - One of Waterloo's older church buildings had part of its wall collapse Friday night.

It happened at West 4th and Wellington Streets. Emergency workers were called to the scene around 9:00 p.m.

It's the old Waterloo Baptist Temple in an area of Waterloo known as Church Row. Some of the buildings in that area are more than 100 years old.

Investigators don't know what cuased the collapse. There is concern that more of the building may fall down. The building and a neighboring business have been roped off as a precaution.

Online Executive Producer Nate Leding

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