A woman believed to be in her 30s was killed this morning at Marsiling Park after a tree fell on her.
SCDF officers found the woman trapped under the fallen tree at about 8.15am today and used cutting tools to extricate her.
She was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.
Eyewitnesses say they heard a loud cracking sound before the tree fell on the woman.
About 10 persons tried to help the woman but they met with little success.
The victim is allegedly a staff at local news organisation, Channel NewsAsia.