The tree falling on this two-story home in the point Loma heights area around 6-am Monday (1/21) morning.
San Diego fire-rescue says three people were inside the house at the time.
A woman and a man on the second floor of the house died...
Firefighters were able to rescue a third person on the first floor.
That victim escaped without any injuries.
Several power lines in the area were down due the tree falling.
At the time of the collapse, the national weather service recorded wind gusts of up to 40 miles per hour.