LEMON GROVE, CA – A homeowner was lucky to escape serious injury when a tree came crashing down on his home late last night, KGTV reports.
The incident happened in the 8300 block of Golden Avenue at about 11:30 p.m. yesterday, as the man was watching television. He says he heard a loud crash but did not know the source, and attempted to go outside to investigate. Neighbors told him to stay inside, at which point he found that a falling tree had destroyed his bedroom and his bathroom, as well as his car.
It is unclear whether the tree was on his property or a neighbor’s.
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