Crazy Video: Roof of Ice Rink Collapses as Hockey Players Practice

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

A frightening scene in Slovakia Wednesday as the roof of an ice skating rink collapsed as dozens of young hockey players practiced underneath. Fox News reports that parents heard the cracking and alerted the coach, former NHL player Richard Zednick, who was able to get the players off the ice and to safety before the entire thing gave way. The roof apparently could not support the weight of the snow on top of it. The building only opened last November, but safety inspectors had not yet signed off on it: