Police: Tree branch falls, hits 2 vehicles driving in opposite directions in Morris County; 1 killed

News 12 has confirmed a person was killed after a tree branch fell and hit two vehicles driving in opposite directions in Morris County.

News 12 Staff

Oct 27, 2021, 2:28 PM

Updated 999 days ago

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News 12 has confirmed a person was killed after a tree branch fell and hit two vehicles driving in opposite directions in Morris County.
The incident happened Wednesday morning on Mendham Road in Morris Township.
According to police, the two vehicles were traveling in opposite directions when the tree branch came crashing down onto both vehicles.  
Police say the vehicles never hit each other. The branch apparently took the life of the driver of a Nissan Murano.
There is no word yet if the person is male or female or their age.  
News 12 is told the driver of the Mercedes survived, but the extent of injuries is not known.


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