Person pinned in vehicle by tree in D.C.
D.C. police and firefighters Wednesday evening responded to an accident in Southeast Washington, where one person was trapped in a vehicle with a tree on top and electrical wires down, officials said.
Officer Paul Metcalf, a police spokesman, said a vehicle hit a utility pole in the 1800 block of Alabama Avenue about 4 p.m. A tree then fell on the vehicle. Pepco official were called to the scene has been notified and called to the scene to turn off power to the fallen power lines.
In a separate incident, D.C. police are investigating an accident in Northwest Washington, where a woman was hit by a vehicle.
The accident at 13th and Lamont streets NW happened just before 4 p.m., Metcalf said. The woman was conscious and breathing at the scene.
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