Rochester Hills homeowner loses battle to save trees in backyard

Power lines company chops down trees due to possible interference with cables

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. - A Rochester Hills homeowner lost his battle to save trees in his backyard this week.

ITC, the company that oversees power lines in the area, planned to cut down the trees because they could interfere with the lines.

Sky 4 flew over the home on Thursday and noticed only stumps remain.

The homeowner is reportedly being compensated $50 per lost tree.

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