Police: Driver, child unharmed after tree crashes down on vehicle

- 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.

No injuries were reported.

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.


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