7-Year-Old Iowa Girl Dies After Tree Branch Falls From Swing

SIOUX CENTER, I.A. – A 7-year-old girl has died after being struck by a falling tree branch in Sioux Center.

According to the Sioux Center Police Department, authorities were called to a residence at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday after the girl was struck by the tree branch she was swinging on. She was taken to the hospital where she died of her injuries. The 7-year-old girl has been identified as Mya Sneller.

A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday at 11 a.m. at the First Reformed Church of Sioux Center.

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