O Christmas tree! Storm topples Tennessee’s holiday spruce

Kyle Cooke, Danielle Allen/WSMV via AP The Christmas tree in Nashville, Tenn.’s Public Square Park lies on its side on Saturday. City officials say the culprit was a combination of wind, rain and possibly a defective anchor. A 35-foot tall Christmas tree still stands outside the state Capitol, which is not far from where this tree fell.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — O Christmas Tree! A Grinch of a storm has toppled the official holiday spruce in Tennessee’s capital city.