Falling Tree Nearly Crushes Washington Family

The house Marlon Waske and his family had moved into three weeks prior was nearly split in half by the massive tree.
1:15 | 09/03/15

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A falling tree removal from it was. Michael war was going on there literally messed up family riding on a powerful storm in Washington hundreds of my wife measures are both children and feels like we got hit by car moral and wants he says over the weekend he was sitting on the couch right there. Now when this pile of rubble. His daughters were right next to him when howling winds sort of slightly branches into their house that's when my wife my graphic yet. It's time to go downstairs the wind and debris battered their roots in debt there's there's known. There's no explanation for what sound boards minutes later this giant tree came crashing down onto their howls the tree only within a foot of Los he's dead. Three minutes earlier it would have been my whole family. He's dream home just three weeks before the storm. The family moved dead after months of repairs and remodeling. I think the biggest thing for me on the whole thing is you know spent three months or model in the place of my dad. I can't tell my daughters you know this what data are positive. I think that's bigger loss. Now is a waiting game for the one ski family crews have started removing the mounds of debris. The family still unsure if they'll ever be able to move back in I just want. A woman it would together perhaps it.

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