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Richmond Fire: Tree on Powhite Parkway fully engulfed in flames

The City of Richmond Department of Public Works and the Department of Forestry have been...
The City of Richmond Department of Public Works and the Department of Forestry have been contacted for assistance.(Richmond Fire Department)
Published: Nov. 24, 2021 at 1:52 PM EST
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - All lanes of the Powhite Parkway northbound are closed following Richmond Fire crews discovering a tree on fire.

At around 12:22 p.m. crews responded to the Powhite Parkway northbound between Forest Hill and Douglasdale, and once on scene, crews discovered a tree fully engulfed in flames.

The City of Richmond Department of Public Works and the Department of Forestry has been contacted for assistance.

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