Tree smashes through NW Atlanta home after storms

The overnight storms caused a tree to smash into a northwest Atlanta home early Tuesday morning.

Officials tell FOX 5 the tree came crashing down on a home on the 800 block of Peyton Avenue NW at around 3:40 a.m. Tuesday.

FOX 5 cameras were on the scene of the extensive damage and found that the tree had destroyed a full side of the home.

Fortunately, no one was trapped or injured.

FOX 5 Meteorologist Jeff Hill says some areas of metro Atlanta received 5 inches or more of rain in the last 24 hours.

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Per lns:
VO only
No one trapped
Extensive damage
Terrance Kelly
Assignment EditorUPDATE--ALLEN----4:23AM--PER APD CALL SHEET--
Signal:     18 - TREE DOWN
Report Number:    212010188
Location: 826 PEYTON AVE NW
Beat:        109
Priority:  3
Time Received:       7/20/2021 3:43:36 AM
Time Dispatched:   7/20/2021 3:47:06 AM