Police: Massive tree falls on vehicle, driver miraculously survives

Police: Massive tree falls on vehicle, driver miraculously survives
Slidell police were called to the scene of an accident

SLIDELL, La. (WVUE) - A driver in Slidell only suffered minor injuries after a massive tree fell on his vehicle.

Police were forced to close Hwy. 190 West at Walnut St. on Monday morning to allow crews to clear up the scene.

The driver told officers he saw the tree falling and did his best to avoid it.

The roadway was closed for more than an hour.

Miraculously, the driver suffered only minor injuries, Slidell police said.
Miraculously, the driver suffered only minor injuries, Slidell police said.

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