By: KDKA-TV News Staff

CANTON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person was killed after a tree fell on a car in Washington County.

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On Wednesday, the Washington County Coroner’s Office said the person was driving a vehicle on Jefferson Avenue when the tree fell and landed on the car.

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Another motorist reported the accident, which happened around 2:30 p.m.

A passenger in the vehicle was taken to a local hospital.

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