Tornado Destroys Montana Auto Glass Shop
June 21, 2010
A tornado that struck the town of Billings, Mont., yesterday, removed
the roof from Fas-Break Auto Glass, leaving only its walls standing
after the storm was complete. Two of the company's vehicles also
"This is Montanawe don't get tornadoes," said Kevin
Massick, owner of the business, in an interview with glassBYTEs.com/AGRR
magazine this morning.
Massick's family was preparing for a barbecue at his home in Billings,
about 2 miles from the store location, when he said he began to
see dark clouds forming in the sky, followed by hail.
"My brother called me as he was driving to our home and he
was going by the metro, a big civic center and concert hall, and
he said, 'the roof is off the metro hall,'" Massick said. (The
storm had removed the roof of the town's sports arena, the MetraPark
expo center, as well.)
Shortly after, the tornado also struck his business, removing its
roof and destroying two of the company's vehicles.
"[The building] was six years old," said Massick. "It's
been our project for life. It was a tough night last night."
Massick remains optimistic, though.
"It will [all work out]," he said. "I've got a good
For those who may wish to contact Massick, he can be reached by
e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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