Tree Falls Across Mobile Home Near Flomaton

July 8, 2019

For the second time in 10 days, high winds downed a tree and caused damage near Flomaton.

Sunday evening, a tree fell across a mobile home and power lines were downed on Pecan Grove Lane, according to Flomaton Fire Chief Steve Stanton. There were no injuries reported.

On June 27 a man was trapped under at tree that fell on him as he mowed grass on Pecan Leaf Lane. The tree fell across his legs, and Flomaton firefighters used the Jaws of Life to free him. He refused transport to the hospital. (For photos, click here.)

Pictured: A tree was downed by high winds Sunday on Pecan Grove Lane near Flomaton. Photos for, click to enlarge.


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