Bucket operator knock from platform by tree branch

Wayne, PA – A 34-year-old tree worker was injured after being knocked from an aerial platform.

Reports say that the man was up in the bucket truck when a branch snapped and struck the victim knocking him from the platform. He was left dangling in his safety harness. The tree worker was struck by the branch a second time before being safely lowered to the ground.

The man waited for an ambulance to arrive but was conscious and talking to first responder. He was transported to Paoli Hospital.

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