A WOMAN is dead after being crushed by a falling tree on a property east of Melbourne as strong winds batter the state of Victoria.
The incident occurred at a house in Millgrove just before 1.15pm on Sunday.
Paramedics raced to the Adrienne Court home, however, were unable to revive the woman.
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Sadly, she was pronounced dead at the scene. Her age remains unknown.
Police said no one else was at the property at the time.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.