Tumbleweeds have invaded Roswell, residents trapped in homes

Metro News is reporting that the residents of Roswell, New Mexico are trapped in their homes because of a massive tumbleweed invasion. Alien invasions are nothing new to the tiny southwestern town, back in the '40s it was a hotbed of UFO activity. Today rescue and clean-up workers and are busy freeing peopled from their homes by removing ginormous tumbleweed drives, up to 8-ft high.

Tumbleweeds have invaded Roswell, residents trapped in homesTumbleweeds have invaded Roswell, residents trapped in homesTumbleweeds have invaded Roswell, residents trapped in homes


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