Huge Tree Falls in Virginia Causing Power Outages, Blocking Georgetown Pike

A huge tree fell in McLean, Virginia, Saturday afternoon, blocking Georgetown Pike and knocking out power to about 200 homes.

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Darcy Spencer
A huge tree fell in McLean, Virginia, Saturday afternoon, blocking Georgetown Pike and knocking out power to about 200 homes.
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Mountain View Police Department
“The benefit of living next to a scenic byway a lot of big trees and a lot of power lines, especially with all this rain, it just comes down and that’s it,” a resident said.
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That resident said his power went out about 2 p.m. and he was told it won’t be back until 2 a.m. or 3 a.m.
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Darcy Spencer
There’s no word on whether it was weather related.
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