High winds force tree to topple on power lines, car

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by Stephanie Baumer / KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on March 12, 2014 at 7:09 AM

Updated Wednesday, Mar 12 at 7:33 AM

(KMOV) – Heavy winds caused a tree to topple on top of a car in Richmond Heights Wednesday morning.

A tree knocked down power lines and ended up on top of a car in the 1000 block of Highland Terrace near Hoover around 3:00 a.m.

Fire crews on the scene noted that there were sparks when the tree hit the power lines but no fire was started.

The homeowners were not evacuated from their home.

A portion of Highland Terrace closed while crews cleared the area.

There are no known injuries. 

 

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