Man alert and conscious after being trapped under tree - WNEM TV 5


Man alert and conscious after being trapped under tree

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A man cutting trees at the Owosso Country Club in Owosso Township was trapped in freezing conditions under a tree overnight after a log fell on him.

Officials found the 68-year-old man alert and conscious despite the frigid conditions at around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Temperatures chilled down to 19 degrees overnight.

The man, who was a member of the country club, was taken to Hurley Medical Center in Flint where he continues to recover from his injuries.

The Owosso Country Club is near the intersection of M-52 and West Juddville Road.

WNEM will continue to follow this story and will have more details when new information is learned.

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