Tree falls on home in Hattiesburg, family escapes without injuries

Tree falls on home in Hattiesburg, family escapes without injuries
The tree fell into the living room area of the home damaged the roof and fell onto a vehicle parked in front of the house. (Source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - A tree fell on a home in Hattiesburg while a family was inside on Friday.

It happened as thunderstorms moved across the area that morning.

The family said they heard a loud boom outside their front window around 9:30 a.m. on Northwest Circle.

The tree fell into the living room area of the home damaged the roof and fell onto a vehicle parked in front of the house.

The family was trapped inside until they found a way out through the back door avoiding injuries.

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