Woman killed by falling tree in San Ramon

A woman was killed this morning after a tree fell on her as she was walking through a San Ramon golf course, according to fire officials with the San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District.

At around 10:55 a.m., officers responded to a report of a medical emergency at the Canyon Lakes Golf Course at 640 Bollinger Canyon Way, Battalion Chief Dan McNamara said.

The victim was walking when a tree somehow fell, striking her.

She was taken to the San Ramon Regional Medical Center, where she died a short while later, according to McNamara.

No one else was injured.

The victim’s identity has not yet been released.