A massive tree fell across CA 13 in Oakland. All lanes affected, a car was caught as it fell. No serious injuries. pic.twitter.com/PoIMbnkUwD— Sergio Quintana (@svqjournalist) December 11, 2016
Officials said one lane is open to traffic at this time as the others are blocked by the tree.
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The tree fell on top of the car as it was heading down the highway. The driver was not injured, but was trapped inside his car until crews arrived.
Crews had to cut some of the branches to get him out.
Drivers are encouraged to take an alternate route whild crews work to remove the large tree from the highway.
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