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100ft tree crashes into house and crushes cars

Police say it's a miracle no one was killed when a huge tree fell across a busy road in Southampton during this morning's rush hour and onto the roof of a house.

The 100 foot pine tree crashed across Cobden Avenue in Bitterne just before 8am and onto two cars parked in a driveway- one of them a brand new Mercedes.

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A shock wake-up call - 10 tonne tree crashes onto family home

Police say it's lucky no one was killed when a huge tree fell across a busy road in Southampton during this morning's rush hour and onto the roof of a house.

The 100 foot pine tree crashed across Cobden Avenue in Bitterne just before 8am and onto two cars parked in a driveway - one of them a brand new Mercedes.

The road has been closed all day as tree surgeons cleared the debris. Rachel Hepworth went to see the damage:

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