Fallen tree damages house, car in Portsmouth

Credit: Chief Jim Hoffler/Portsmouth Fire Department

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — A fallen tree caused minor damage to a house and a car in Portsmouth, according fire chief Jim Hoffler.

Hoffler tells WAVY.com it appears that winds from Monday night and Tuesday morning blew the tree down on Naval Avenue. The road was closed as crews worked to clear the tree.

Dominion Virginia Power was called to the scene to remove limbs from nearby power lines.

Stay with WAVY.com for the latest news, weather and traffic updates.