Not a very large branch, but the height from which it fell made it lethal.
The victim’s name hasn’t been released, but he’s a top-notch athlete and was out for a morning run. Evidently he was passing under this elm tree just as the branch gave way.
ANC 1-D, Mount Pleasant, Single Member District 1D03”
“It happened at around 6:20 a.m. at on the 3200 block of Adams Mill Road, in NW, DC.”