Two people were hospitalized Saturday after a 40-foot tree fell on them during a walkathon in San Leandro.
Authorities say the Cottonwood tree came crashing down around 9:52 a.m. at Marina Park.
The victims sustained non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to a local hospital for treatment.
At 9:52AM #ALCOFirefighters responded to Marina Park in San Leandro for a 40’ Cottonwood tree that fell on 2 adults participating in the FESCO Shuffle (walk). The 2 adults sustained non-life threatening injuries & were transported to a local hospital for medical evaluation. pic.twitter.com/MqHoqkyhHY— Alameda County Fire (@AlamedaCoFire) May 5, 2019
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