Heavy snow hits Colorado

Aurora, CO (KUSA) The full weight of this weekend’s Colorado storm could be seen in Aurora, where five carports at the Canterra Apartments collapsed from heavy, wet snow.

Nearly a foot fell since Friday.

"Sure is pretty, but it sucks," joked Fred Hopper, whose car was damaged from one of the collapsed carports. "There’s some glass on the ground that looks like it came from one of the cars."

Residents think it’s from two steel beams that hold the carports up. They say rust weakens and causes a perpetual problem.

"That’s the seventh one that’s fallen since we’ve been living here and that’s just under two years," Hopper said.

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