Huge tree falls onto Metrobus, another vehicle in Alexandria

A large tree fell on a Metrobus along with another vehicle in Alexandria Tuesday afternoon.

The accident happened as the Metrobus and a red car were traveling in the 2200 block of N. Beauregard Street.

Officials say there were passengers on the Metrobus, but there were no injuries reported. However, the tree took down power lines and caused power outages in the area.

The northbound lanes of N. Beauregard Street is closed at Fillmore Avenue. Drivers are advised to use alternate routes.