PINEVILLE, NC (WJZY) - Police and fire crews say a driver and a child walked away unharmed after a tree came crashing onto their vehicle in Pineville Monday morning.
It happened about 9:24 a.m. along Lancaster Highway.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police and fire crews on scene say the driver and a child who was in the backseat walked away unharmed when the tree came crashing down on their Jeep. They say the entire situation is a freak accident.
CMPD and fire crews work to remove a fallen tree from an unoccupied vehicle on Lancaster HWY in Pineville pic.twitter.com/rZdde0qTMF— Madelyn Hastings (@MaddyFox46) July 4, 2016
No injuries were reported.
Driver and a child in the backseat walked away unharmed when a tree crashed on their vehicle on Lancaster HWY pic.twitter.com/L83HgfK6Ky— Madelyn Hastings (@MaddyFox46) July 4, 2016
Crews worked to remove the tree from the vehicle in order to clear the scene. Lancaster Highway in Pineville had to be closed for a period of time.
Lancaster HWY in Pineville still closed pic.twitter.com/ayJi3f2hPM— Madelyn Hastings (@MaddyFox46) July 4, 2016