Editor’s note: Reporter Brendan Thompson follows up on the “devastating event” impacting the Astoria community.
ASTORIA, Ore. (KOIN) — The Buoy Beer Company building in Astoria partially collapsed into the river on Tuesday night just after 6 p.m.
According to Astoria City Manager Brett Estes, there were no injuries and no one was reportedly in the building or the water at the time of the collapse. The restaurant was closed on Tuesday.
City officials are doing a preliminary assessment of the damage before entering the building.
The riverwalk near the building is closed off between 7th and 8th Street.
This is a developing story.