1 of 9 — Pecan tree and the palapa the morning after the storm. | Credit: Jack Morgan 2 of 9 — Carlos Cortes watching the Alamo Crane truck getting in place | Credit: Jack Morgan A springtime thunderstorm took down a massive pecan tree just outside the San Antonio Zoo entrance. It’s what it fell on that makes this a tale worth telling.
On the east side of the traffic circle just outside Brackenridge Park’s San Antonio Zoo stood a massive pecan tree. But that tree was taken down during an overnight thunderstorm on May 28 of this year. […]