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ATV tears through Poconos Christmas tree farm, causing extensive damage

Published On: Aug 17 2014 11:05:57 AM CDT
Updated On: Aug 18 2014 08:58:33 AM CDT

Christmas tree farm damaged by ATV

HAMILTON TWP., Pa. -

An all-terrain vehicle tore through a Poconos Christmas tree farm, damaging dozens of trees, police said.

It happened around 4 p.m. Saturday at Howard's Christmas Tree Farm on Polk Valley Road in Hamilton Township.

Police said the ATV damaged about 30 trees, causing an estimated $900 in damage.

Anyone with information is asked to call State Police in Swiftwater at 570-839-7701.