The Morne Coco Road is blocked in the vicinity of Pajotte Road One, causing a complete blockage of the dual carriageway.
This road blockage was reported at approximately 8:30 AM and the Diego Martin Regional Corporation Disaster Management Unit Tree Cutting Team as well as T&TEC were dispatched to the area.
Motorists are advised to use other routes to access the Maraval/Petit Valley areas.
Note that this tree fell prior to showers and thunderstorms moving across Trinidad and Tobago, associated with Tropical Wave 28/Invest 92L.
An Adverse Weather Alert (Yellow Level) was issued at 6:51 AM for T&T, which went into effect at 7:00 AM through 6:00 PM.