Update, March 5, 2018:

The woman killed Friday when a tree branch fell on her during a severe windstorm has been identified. She is Betty Lee Bauman, 77, of the 11000 block of Cedar Lane in Kingsville.

Original release:

A 77-year-old woman was killed during today's severe windstorm when a tree branch fell on her at her Kingsville home.

The woman, whose identity has not yet been released, was getting her mail outside her home in the 11000 block of Cedar Lane, 21087, when the accident occurred.

BCoFD crews were dispatched at 12:38 p.m. Emergency medical providers found the woman pinned under a tree branch and pronounced her deceased at the scene.

She is one of at least five people along the East Coast who have died of injuries sustained in this winter storm.

BCoFD also responded to incidents in Upperco, the Glyndon/Reisterstown area and Lutherville involving serious damage caused by trees that fell into homes or on cars.