Hixson family of 7 left without a home after tree slams through roof
A family of seven lost their home after a tree came crashing down during severe weather Thursday morning.
It happened on Roberts Mills Road in the Falling Water area.
Seven people were inside the home at the time, including two children.
Debra Hankins, the homeowner, said she was standing near her back porch when the tree came crashing down.
"I knew it was coming. I mean I seen it fall but I didn't know it was coming this way, I thought it was going the other way," Hankins said.
She said the tree missed her by a few inches.
There were no injuries reported.
We're told the home is a complete loss.
The American Red Cross has stepped up to help this family during this time.