Car crashes into fallen tree caused by Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian is causing widespread damage and unfavorable conditions for traveling. A family found out just how dangerous it is to travel when their car hit a fallen tree.The video above shows just how damaged the vehicle was after striking the tree. WESH 2 News reporter Anika Hope said she spoke to the driver of the vehicle who said he couldn’t see the tree in the roadway. The man was in the vehicle with two children at the time of the crash. All of them were OK. After exiting his vehicle, the driver was alerting others about the fallen tree as emergency crews responded to the scene.

Hurricane Ian is causing widespread damage and unfavorable conditions for traveling. A family found out just how dangerous it is to travel when their car hit a fallen tree.

The video above shows just how damaged the vehicle was after striking the tree.

WESH 2 News reporter Anika Hope said she spoke to the driver of the vehicle who said he couldn’t see the tree in the roadway.

The man was in the vehicle with two children at the time of the crash.

All of them were OK.

After exiting his vehicle, the driver was alerting others about the fallen tree as emergency crews responded to the scene.