‘No distinct evidence’ to what caused Propst Arena exterior collapse

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Officers with the Von Braun Heart have responded to Information 19’s many requests for an update on the investigation into the partial ceiling collapse at Propst Arena.

VBC spokesperson Samantha Nielsen sent an update for the initially time in 9 months, the early morning soon after Information 19 ran a tale about the anniversary of the collapse.

“After an investigation, there is no crystal clear proof as to what brought about the ceiling elements to are unsuccessful hence, no corporation has been identified to be at fault and no lawsuits have been filed,” Nielsen said in the update.

Nielsen mentioned on April 21 at the VBC Board of Handle Meeting, the organization Matheny Goldmon Architects + Interiors submitted and had accredited a redesign as nicely as a bid for the substitute of the ceiling composition.

Nielsen said the VBC’s insurance policy firm is paying out the declare for the elimination and substitution of the ceiling that collapsed.

She included that VBC officials also manufactured the selection to eliminate and change all equivalent factors that had been set up at the very same time in 2010, just in case a very similar situation could exist.

The new features are scheduled to be set up someday in advance of the conclude of the summertime.