A 7-year-old girl was killed and her 8-year-old cousin was injured when a tree fell on top of them while they were swinging in a hammock in Loudoun County, according to officials.
The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said the two children were attending a family gathering at her grandparents' property in the 37800 block of St. Francis Court in Purcellville at around 6 p.m. on Saturday when the incident occurred.… More
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