January 4, 2017 – Nevada County JOA engines responded to several incidents involving down trees and power lines.

In the 500 block of Penstock Drive crews found a large tree that had fallen completely through a house causing several power lines to also come down in the area. The tree narrowly missed several occupants inside. There were no injuries.

In the 600 block of Packard Drive crews responded for a large branch that had fallen through the roof and into the living room area, again narrowly missing the occupants. There were no injuries.

Crews also responded to downed power lines in the Nevada City area of West Broad Street.