Tree falls in pool while children swim

LOVELAND, OH (FOX 19) - Strong winds toppled a large tree into a swimming pool where three children were swimming.

The tree fell into the pool on Saturday in a Loveland neighborhood, striking one of the kids in the pool.

Emergency officials say the child is expected to be okay

"We were so surprised that the tree was going to fall," said Gregory, a child swimming in the pool that day. "It was so sudden and we didn't know what to do."

Gregory said that the tree hit him on the head. Luckily, he only suffered minor injuries.

Despite the shock of the incident, Gregory say he feels very lucky to be alive.

"I feel very lucky. I feel like God was watching down on me."

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