Beech Grove, IN – A 67 year old man was rescued by firefighters after he was involved in a tree trimming accident. The man was doing tree work for family members. He was 25 feet up a tree, in a climbing harness, when a portion of the tree fell on him. Even though the man was in severe pain he was able to yell for help and a neighbor quickly called authorities. It took firefighters an hour and a half to safely get the man out of the tree.
Where did it happen?
- Man requires rescue after trying to trim a tree
- Bucket truck burns after contacting overhead power wires