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Woman killed by branch named

A woman who died after being hit by a falling tree branch at Kew Gardens on Monday, has been named. Wind speeds in the area reached a peak of 30 miles per hour.

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Kew Gardens to reopen after woman's death

Kew Gardens will reopen today after the death of a woman in the park on Sunday. The 32 year old from New Zealand was killed by a branch that fell from a tree in strong winds.

On their twitter account the operators of the park, Kew Botanic Gardens, offered their condolences to the family and friends of the woman.

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