UPDATE (October 22 6:17 p.m.):
Baltimore County Police have identified the person that died after a tree hit her car on Falls Road as 52-year-old Rebecca Lowery of Joppa. She was driving a 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser south-bound on Falls Road when a tree fell and hit the vehicle. The car continued south-bound for a short distance before coming to rest. She was declared deceased at the scene.
Original release (October 22 2:55 p.m.):
Just after 9 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the area of Falls Road and Old Pimlico Road for a report of a vehicle that had been hit by a tree.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that a vehicle had been traveling south-bound in the 7000 block of Falls Road when it was struck by a falling tree. The vehicle continued south-bound and later came to rest. The driver of the vehicle was declared deceased at the scene. There were no other people in the vehicle.
The identity of the driver and further description of the vehicle will be released after notification of next-of-kin.
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.