STAFFORD, Va. — A 78-year-old woman died early Monday morning after a tree fell on her home during a severe storm in Stafford County, deputies said.
Around 1:43 a.m., the Stafford County Sheriff's Office responded to a home on Doyle Place for the report of a tree down. Deputies said the tree crashed into the home injuring an 82-year-old man and killing the woman. Both were sleeping when the tree fell.
Stafford County Fire and Rescue also responded to the scene and found the woman pinned underneath the tree. She was pronounced dead at 2:02 a.m.
The man was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Neither victims have been identified at this time.
This is a developing story.