HAPPENING RIGHT NOW:
Emergency services are working to free a woman after a large gum tree fell onto her Melbourne home this morning.
Police were called to Old Reservoir Road in Belgrave following reports a woman was pinned to her bed by a branch of a fallen gum tree just before 4am.
The woman, believed aged in her 60s, is reportedly conscious and breathing and speaking with her rescuers.
STAWELL'S WEATHER TODAY:
Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. The chance of thunderstorms in the southwest during this afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 14.
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