SAN MARINO (CBSLA) — Authorities say a large tree fell in a San Marinon neighborhood Saturday afternoon taking a lot of power lines with it.
CBS2’s Adrianna Weingold reported from the scene were she said about 4,300 customers lost power after the tree fell. By 5 p.m., that number dwindled to less than 300.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Glenn Allen Brooks, 61, Of Huntington Beach Arrested Thursday In Connection To Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot
The massive tree reportedly fell around 2:30 p.m. in the 800 block of Roanoke Road.READ MORE: DUI Suspect Arrested In Deadly Traffic Collision That Killed 2 People On 110 Freeway In South LA Sunday
Officials could not say when power would be fully restored but said it would be “at least a couple of hours.”
The City of San Marino Police Department said all power was restored just after 7:20 p.m. At that time, they also said the road remained close due to the on-going tree removal.MORE NEWS: LAPD Report On Echo Park Protest Says Better System For Tracking Projectiles And Dealing With Independent Journalists Needed