In the lawsuit, the former "Grey's Anatomy" actor claims that the fallen tree smashed into his house last year, setting off the sprinkler system and snapping the power lines during a storm. Dane's pregnant wife, actress Rebecca Gayheart, was home alone in the house during the incident and was forced to flee with their 20-month-old daughter.
The home was flooded and "surrounded by live high voltage wires, and without the benefit of any light whatsoever," Dane claimed in a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Dane's wife and daughter were able to escape without harm.
The Danes claim that Corgan was warned his trees were shaky and dangerous. In a statement, Corgan says the warning was "patently untrue."
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