Fallen tree causes power line to block off road in Northwest Roanoke

No injuries have been reported

Fallen tree causes power line to block off road in Northwest Roanoke
Fallen tree causes power line to block off road in Northwest Roanoke (Roanoke Fire-EMS)

ROANOKE, Va. – Crews with Roanoke Fire-EMS are working to clear the scene and open all traffic on Salem Turnpike Monday evening.

Officials said a tree fell onto a house in the 2100 block of Melrose Ave NW, bringing a power line down across the road.

As of 5:30 p.m., fire officials have block off Salem Turnpike at the intersection of Melrose Ave NW until further notice.


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