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Car wash wall collapses in west Evanston

A portion of a wall for Suds Car Wash, 2212 Green Bay Road, collapsed Friday.

Source: City of Evanston

A portion of a wall for Suds Car Wash, 2212 Green Bay Road, collapsed Friday.

Ciara McCarthy, City Editor

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The wall of a car wash in west Evanston collapsed Friday, causing the business to close temporarily.

The northern wall of Suds Car Wash, 2212 Green Bay Road, separated from the roof of the building and a portion of it collapsed, city officials said. The Evanston fire department was dispatched to the scene at about 2 p.m. on Friday.

The business is closed temporarily while the wall is being repaired. The car wash and a neighboring car dealership were evacuated immediately following the incident. A portion of Green Bay Road was closed after the collapse, city officials said.

Email: mccarthy@u.northwestern.edu
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