A California household was practically crushed by three falling redwoods – however escaped hurt because of the weird method the large bushes got here down above their RV, a report mentioned.
The bushes fell throughout an enormous rainstorm in Kentfield on Sunday and landed able the place one obtained wedged between two others, video and photographs by KGO-TV showed.
Part of the tree landed on a mattress the place dad Matthew Boersma was having a nap, the household mentioned.
Boersma woke as much as the sound of his spouse screaming, with a tree that had smashed the household’s RV residence in half up towards his shoulder. He reached out via a gap to inform his household he was OK, he mentioned.
“If I was over another six inches the whole tree would’ve crunched me,” Boersma instructed the station.
His spouse, Danielle Brajkovich, had run into the rain after the bushes got here down in a ruckus, sending shattered glass and rocking the RV forwards and backwards, she mentioned.
The couple’s two daughters and two canines have been unscathed, although a 3rd canine had died earlier than the harrowing incident.
“Our dog had just passed the night before and I think that he was our guardian angel in saving his life,” she mentioned via tears, referring to her husband. “Because had the tree not fallen over and not gotten wedged between two other trees, he would have been crushed.”