How would you explain this to your insurance agent?
I came across this scene while passing the intersection of 28th Avenue & Friendly in south Eugene, Oregon and couldn't resist taking a photograph. Was the tree fighting back in a last attempt for survival? Did the person with the chainsaw fell the tree in the wrong direction?
Curious about what really happened? A local news story explains how this tree fell across the truck.
Rick Obst is an Arizona native who moved to Eugene, Oregon in 2005 and fell in love with the verdant Pacific Northwest. He enjoys photography and discovering the many people, places, and events that make this part of the world so special.
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