Storm Ciara: Tree falls onto car in Wigan as heavy wind and rain continues

Storm Ciara's powerful winds have caused a tree to uproot and fall onto a car in Wigan this afternoon.

Sunday, 9th February 2020, 5:40 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th February 2020, 5:42 pm
The scene in Almond Brook Road, Standish

The video, captured by Paul Doyle, shows the tree atop of a white Ford 4x4 in Almond Brook Road, Standish, this afternoon (Sunday February 9). It appears to have fallen from inside the grounds of St Marie's church.

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