Driver sent to hospital after massive tree falls on car

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) - In Garfield Heights, a person was hospitalized after a large tree fell on the person's minivan.

Garfield Police and EMS responded to Broadway Avenue near Garfield Parkway at approximately 5:00 A.M. Friday. A massive tree fell on a minivan. One person was transported to Marymount Hospital for injuries. The severity of the person's injuries are not known at this time.

Broadway Avenue was closed Friday morning while crews assessed the damage and cleared the roadway.

The wintry weather that started late Thursday night and continued into Friday left thousands without power and left many roads blocked with downed trees and power cables.

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