A woman in Dix Hills suffered minor injuries Monday when the Nissan Maxima she had just gotten out of was hit by a falling tree, Suffolk County Police said.

The car was parked on Arista Drive when the tree fell at around 2 p.m., police said.

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The woman, who was struck by branches, was taken to Huntington Hospital, police said.

It was unknown whether the accident was related to gusty winds on Long Island Monday.