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SPRING, Texas – A woman was hospitalized after being struck in the head by a falling tree branch in her front yard Saturday morning in Spring, deputies said.

According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 10 a.m. in the 200 block of Bickett Lane in the North Hill Estates subdivision.

Deputies said the woman was standing on the ground below when the large branch fell and struck her in the head.

She was flown by Life Flight to the Houston Medical Center with serious head trauma.

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