Woman killed by falling tree in Sedro-Woolley

SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash. - Skagit County officials say a woman was struck and killed by a falling tree Sunday morning.

The 62-year-old woman was watching a crew who had been hired to cut down a large fir tree in the 1400 block of Butler Creek Road when it fell in an unplanned location.

Officers say the woman wasn't able to move out of the way in time, and was pronounced dead at the scene.