BRIARWOOD, Queens — A 60-year-old man was killed when a tree fell on a parked car in Queens on Tuesday, officials said.
Emergency medical services rushed to 84th Drive near 143rd Street around 1 p.m.
Mario Siles was in the passenger seat of the vehicle when the tree fell, authorities said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A woman in Brooklyn was critically injured when a tree branch fell and struck her, police said. She was rushed from Dumont Avenue in Brownsville to a local hospital for treatment.
Winds from Tropical Storm Isaias knocked trees and branches down throughout the region on Tuesday.