Tree falls on home, seriously injures occupant

Published 9:58 pm Tuesday, April 26, 2022

An adult occupant was seriously injured when a tree fell on a home off Godwin Boulevard during a severe thunderstorm Tuesday evening.

Suffolk Fire & Rescue responded to Burnetts Way, near Sentara Obici Hospital, at 6:11 p.m. 

The first unit on the scene reported that a large tree had fallen on the home, causing heavy damage. One adult resident, who was not identified, was seriously injured and transported to the hospital, city officials said in a news release. 


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