Police & Fire

Tree Topples Two Cars, Victim Cut Out Following Accident on Bellevue Ave.

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Credits: Natalie Heard Hackett
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MONTCLAIR, NJ - A very large tree fell down on top of two cars on Wednesday around 7 p.m., causing significant traffic delays.

Breaking News Network alerts noted that one of the victims was entrapped and had to be extricated from the vehicle. There was notable damage to the awning of store fronts located at 215 Bellevue Ave. off Valley Road. 

Eyewitnesses report that the vehicle was moving when the tree fell.

Montclair fire officials could not be reached for comment at the time of publication. More details to follow.

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