Tree struck by lightning, falls on Oak Grove home


Large branches and debris are scattered across her roof

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Lightning struck an old sequoia tree that then exploded all across an Oak Grove woman’s property in the midst of a thunderstorm on Thursday morning.

The tree damaged 2 homes and took out power lines but no one was hurt.

Police have taped it off while the area is cleaned up.

KOIN 6 News will update this as more information is available.

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