Person Trapped By Fallen Tree

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A person was pinned underneath a fallen tree near Battle Creek at midday Saturday.

At 11:30 a.m. Saturday, the Emmett Township Department of Public Safety responded to a report of a tree that fell on a subject and the person was trapped underneath it at 1000 E. Michigan Ave., behind the former Final Touch Hair Care salon. The accident occurred when a tree alongside a set of railroad tracks fell on top of a person.

Emmett Township Public Safety told FOX 17 NEWS that the extent of the person's injuries were unknown.

The incident remains under investigation by the Emmett Township Department of Public Safety.

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