Two People Injured After 40-Foot Tree Falls in San Leandro

Two people were injured after a 40-foot Cottonwood tree fell at a San Leandro park Saturday, the Alameda County Fire Department said.

Fire crews responded approximately at 9:52 a.m. at the Marina Park where the FESCO Shuffle Walk, meant to help the homeless, was taking place. Two adults were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, officials said. 

One person was working and the other was participating in the event, event organizer Stephanie Miller said. 

No additional information was immediately available.

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