NATICK, Mass. (AP) – Authorities in Natick say a tree fell on a man as he was cutting it down, seriously injuring him.
Fire officials didn’t immediately release the victim’s name, describing him only as a 60-year-old Natick man.
The Boston Globe reports that the accident happened Wednesday afternoon as the man and a helper were trying to remove the tree.
The victim was airlifted by helicopter to Massachusetts General Hospital. Officials say he remains in serious condition.