A woman who was playing frisbee with friends died during a storm after a tree fell on her near Canmore.

The woman was playing with friends at a frisbee park on the north side of the Canmore Nordic Centre, west of Calgary, on Saturday at about 6 p.m. MT, said local RCMP.

Thesudden storm with strong winds blew through the area anduprooted several trees. A large tree fell across the trail, striking her.

Canmore RCMP won't release the name of the womanat the request of the family.