VT old sycamore tree coming down

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - If you went to Virginia Tech - one of the first things you ever saw when stepping foot on campus is about to go away.

Tech is cutting down the old sycamore tree that once framed the former main entrance.

Local officials fear it will fall and destroy nearby businesses.

So they've decided to chop it down before the next school year begins.

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