Downed tree shuts down MLK Drive in Fairmount Park

Thursday, April 25, 2013

A downed tree blocked all lanes on the Martin Luther King Drive in Fairmount Park early Wednesday morning.

The large tree came down near Strawberry Mansion and Sweet Briar Drive.

Police barricaded the area and the Philadelphia Street Department was called in to remove the tree.

The Drive reopened shortly after 8:00 a.m.

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