Knoxville tree cutter rushed to hospital after fall

Knoxville tree cutter rushed to hospital after fall

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Dispatchers say the man fell 40 to 50 feet from a tree in the 5200 block of Holston Drive, hitting a large limb on the way down. Dispatchers say the man fell 40 to 50 feet from a tree in the 5200 block of Holston Drive, hitting a large limb on the way down.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A tree cutter was rushed to the hospital Monday morning after falling from a tree in East Knoxville.

Dispatchers say the man fell 40 to 50 feet from a tree in the 5200 block of Holston Drive, hitting a large limb on the way down.

Knoxville Fire Department spokesman D.J. Corcoran says the man was working for an independent contractor.

The victim's condition was not immediately available.

 

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