Comment: tree is stationary...not experiencing same force

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tree is stationary...not experiencing same force

curb was hit first...maybe he nose dived into the ground or base of the trunk/stump

F=ma

but I agree tree look in much better shape than it should.

However my brother fell asleep/(might have been drunk) and drove up a tree. Car was crumpled completely...engine inside the cockpit. Tree didn't move, but it had a nasty amount of bark off of it.

That was an oak. I know nothing about palm trees. They either have to dig a huge hole around an oak to break the stump out or use dynamite. I guess there are grinders too, but thats not really moving the stump loose.