Man injured after tree falls on him while farming - WNEM TV 5

Man injured after tree falls on him while farming

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A man was transported to the hospital after a tree fell on him while he was working on his farm.

It happened Jan. 2 on the 2000 block of Phipps Road in Washington Township. That’s in Sanilac County.

A woman called 911 after a tree fell on her 58-year-old husband. She told police he had been working with a tractor in the field when the accident happened.

Family members were able to get the victim back to the house before EMS arrived, according to the Sanilac County Sheriff’s Office.

The man was transported to McKenzie Memorial Hospital and later flown out for treatment.

There is no word on his condition.

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