Broken tree shatters cars

PUBLISHED: 09:05 16 July 2015 | UPDATED: 09:05 16 July 2015

Tree fallen onto car

Tree fallen onto car

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A TREE has fallen onto cars in Weston and is blocking a road this morning (Thursday).

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A large section of a tree in Shrubbery Walk has broken off, hitting two parked cars and blocking the entire road at 7.45am.

Firefighters and Highways officers are attempting to make the area safe and clear the scene at Shrubbery Walk.

Shrubbery resident Rob Lewis said: “I was out walking the dog and it was just a huge crash and smashing glass sound. I could believe it when I came round the corner.

“It looks like it just for too heavy to support itself and simply broke off.”

The treeThe tree

It is believed no-one was injured.

Pictures courtesy of Rob Lewis.

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