A man was severely injured trimming broken branches around his property in Fredrick, OK. He was standing on a ladder and using a chainsaw. After he cut a branch, the branch fell and hit the ladder he was standing on. The man fell approximately 10 feet before hitting the ground face first. The man was discovered by a neighbor laying face down next to a badly bent ladder and a chainsaw. The man was transported to OU Medical Center which is a level 1 trauma center. According to witnesses the man suffered broken bones and other life threatening injuries.
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