Tree falls on 10-year-old girl near Snoqualmie Pass

by: Terra Sullivan Updated:

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. - A 10-year-old girl received only minor injuries after a tree fell on her while she was hiking near the Annette Lake trailhead Saturday morning, according to the King County Sheriff's Office.

The King County Search and Rescue team will transport the girl who is about a mile and a half away from the trailhead. She is said to be alert and conscious and complaining of neck and back pain.

The incident happened some time before 9 a.m. A spokesperson for the King County Sheriff's Office said the girl was hiking with family when the incident happened.