Large tree falls, blocks part of Bankhead Parkway, driver involved uninjured

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Crews worked through the night to remove a large tree blocking Bankhead Parkway on Monte Sano.

Just before 1:00 Monday morning, a driver noticed the tree in the road. When he swerved to miss it, the driver hit the ditch and his vehicle became stuck under a branch.

Huntsville police blocked Bankhead Parkway until crews could cut and remove the tree.

The driver was not injured.