Winds Down Tree, Knock Out Power

POSTED: 7:34 AM May 22 2013
Downed Tree in Chico
CHICO, Calif. -

Strong winds caused power outages and downed trees overnight.     

A huge tree fell across Dean Way in Chico near Neal Dow Elementary.  Crews cut away part of the tree that was blocking the road.

The tree measured about 8-10 feet diameter at the base.

As of 6:30 a.m., power had been restored to 85 customers after 2 separate outages early Wednesday morning in Chico.