House collapses when storms hit Mandeville lakefront

House collapses when storms hit Mandeville lakefront

MANDEVILLE, LA (WVUE) - A house being built on the Mandeville lakefront collapsed Saturday when strong storms hit the area.

Strong thunderstorms brought fast winds and heavy showers to Southeast Louisiana Saturday afternoon, triggering several severe thunderstorm and tornado warnings in the area.

The house was being built near the corner of Coffee Street and Lakeshore Drive. How far along the structure was is unknown at this time.

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