Tamaqua Fire Department and police reponded to an incident at 228 Owl Creek Road in Tamaqua Friday. Homeowners cutting down a tree were concerned that it would knock down the power lines. The tree fell on its own minutes after firefighters and police arrived, missing the power lines, but still damaging a garage on the property. The homeowner's safety lines helped to prevent the tree from hitting the power lines. No one was hurt.
Falling tree hits Tamaqua garage
Saturday, July 17, 2010