Falling Trees

Long Island Snow Fatigue

Falling Trees, Dangerous Roads Leave Long Island Residents In Despair

Snow, sleet and ice took down trees, left intersections flooded with slushy muck, and had residents fit to be tied on Long Island Wednesday.

02/05/2014

Scene where tree branch  fell on woman in Central Park (CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Are Falling Trees A Threat To Your Safety?

It comes out of nowhere and could happen at any time. Trees and tree branches have been crashing down creating the potential for serious injury and possibly death.

10/04/2013

Scene Where Tree Fell On Couple In Ditmas Park (credit: CBS 2)

Police: Couple Walking Dog Killed By Falling Tree In Ditmas Park

Neighbors said the couple was apparently out walking their dog Monday night when residents said they heard trees falling.

10/30/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Toppled Trees A Concern Amid Midweek Storm

Spokesmen with ConEd, PSE&G and LIPA said they’re monitoring the storm and will beef up staffing as needed. Tree contact with power lines is the number one cause of power interruptions.

02/01/2011