Large tree limb falls, damages three cars on Fairview Ave. in West Springfield

Large tree limb falls, damages three cars on Fairview Ave. in West Springfield


CIARA: SOME WIND DAMAGE IN WEST SPRINGFIELD TONIGHT. THE WINDS WERE STRONG ENOUGH TO TOPPLE AT LEAST ONE LARGE TREE…ONTO THEE CARS. TAKE A LOOK AT THIS FOOTAGE SENT INTO OUR NEWSROOM. A LARGE TREE LIMB CAME DOWN ON FAIRVIEW AVENUE, DAMAGING THREE CARS IN THE AREA. OFFICER ADAM POLASTRY TOLD 22NEWS ONE CAR IS BADLY DAMAGED, WHILE TWO OTHERS HAVE ONLY MINOR DAMAGE. NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED. DPW CREWS WERE CALLED IN TO REMOVE THE DOWNED TREE, WHICH CAUSED TRAFFIC IN THE AREA TO CLOSE FOR SOME TIME. THE ROAD HAS SINCE REOPENED.