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Huge branch crushes parked car after neighbors worried about tree's safety

Original post made on Jul 9, 2021

A large tree branch recently fell in Sharon Heights, crushing the Mini Cooper parked beneath it.
The branch fell after the Menlo Park city arborist denied a request to remove the tree, according to a Sharon Heights resident.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 9, 2021, 9:50 AM

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Posted by Bobnoir
a resident of Woodside: Skywood/Skylonda
on Jul 9, 2021 at 12:36 pm

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It looks like really bad carma, to me


Posted by Enough
a resident of Menlo Park: other
on Jul 9, 2021 at 2:17 pm

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Menlo Park really needs to find a new arborist. This is just another example of an unsafe tree being denied removal. Luckily no one was hurt this time, who knows what will happen next time. Maybe it's time to find an arborist that actually knows how to do their job and puts safety above protecting dangerous trees?


Posted by Ashley Lanphere
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Jul 15, 2021 at 10:43 am

Ashley Lanphere is a registered user.

This car meant the world to me. We had many adventures and trips together. I will miss my Mini Cooper dearly.


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