Falling Tree Crushes Car, Closes Road in Arlington Village

(Updated at 2:55 p.m.) Windy, rainy weather helped bring a large tree down across S. Barton Street in Arlington Village today.

The tree crushed an unoccupied parked car, blocked S. Barton Street and damaged another tree. A tree crew is on scene removing the debris.

A closer-up look at the damage, after the jump.

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