Car Crushed by Tree Amid Powerful Winds in Northern California

Trees were downed in Sacramento, California, during a heavy wind storm on January 26.

Tyler Day drove around Sacramento and spotted several trees pulled by the strong winds. In his footage, a tree can be seen atop a vehicle and other fallen trees block the roadway.

Speaking with Storyful, Day said he had “never seen that many downed trees in such a large area.”

The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning on January 25, stating Sacramento could receive sustained winds up to 45 mph and gusts up to 60 mph. The warning was in effect through Wednesday. Credit: Tyler Day via Storyful