'Roofalanche' becomes new problem for Jackson residents
March 28, 2019
JACKSON — Dave Hodges was glad he didn’t park in the driveway.
When the sheriff’s deputy got home from work Wednesday evening, he made a last-minute decision to pull his squad car into an overflow lot in Melody Ranch, rather than next to his personal car.
He was walking toward the house when he heard what he could only describe as the roof cracking.
“I stopped, turned around and there she went,” he said.
He could do little more than watch as a mass of snow, accumulated over months, roared off the garage and slammed into his Subaru Legacy with enough force to shove it into the adja...