HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Strong storms overnight caused a tree to fall on a couple's home in the Heights.
The couple was inside of their home in the 600 block of west 21st Street when the tree came toppling down on their home around 2:30 a.m.
Officials say the couple and their dog was able to escape the incident, but their home is left with a lot of damage.
Experts say there are signs that you can look for that indicates a tree might be hazardous.
1. Inflexible and easy to break
2. Vertical cracks and seams
4. Advanced crown decline
5. Stunted growth
6. Off-color leaves
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Tree falls on house in the Heights during strong storms