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Tree falls, and takes power polls with it

(Tree falls in Brawley)…It did not come down alone.

The shade tree was in the Plaza Park in Brawley. Friday the tree fell over. On it’s way down it took power lines and power poles down with it. Police closed the street off to traffic, as emergency crews arrived. No reason was given for the tree toppling. City officials, however, said the downed poles would be replaced with new poles. In fact, they said the power poles around Plaza Park would be replaced with new poles. There was some vehicle damage reported, but there apparently were no injuries reported.