Woman hit by tree branch in East Harlem

July 29, 2013 6:22:38 PM PDT
A woman playing basketball was injured after being hit by a large tree branch in East Harlem.

The woman was playing in the park at the Metro North Houses, a housing development in East Harlem, when she was hit by the large branch.

The park is near 102nd Street and 1st Avenue.

The woman was taken to NY Presbyterian Cornell in stable condition.

It happened at around 8 p.m. on Monday.

No one else was injured.

The area around the branch was cordoned off so the branch could be removed.