Man driven to Police station after serious chainsaw injury

Bethalto, IL – A 30 year old man seriously injured his arm while trimming trees when, according a report, the saw malfunctioned. He was driven by a friend to the Bethalto Police Department at around 9:30AM. The injury was serious enough that EMS with Bethalto Volunteer Fire Department requested ARCH Air Medical Service to provide helicopter support. Police stated, “Due to first aid, quick EMS, and prompt response by ARCH the injury is not expected to be life threatening.”

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