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Man Rushed To Hospital After Tree-Cutting Accident

(Photo Credit: Trina Orlando/KDKA)

(Photo Credit: Trina Orlando/KDKA)

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NORTH UNION (KDKA) – A man was rushed to the hospital after he was shocked while cutting down a tree in Fayette County.

According to officials at the scene, the accident happened on Cedar Street in North Union.

The man was on a ladder trimming the tree when he hit a power line.

He had to be rescued out of the tree and was flown to UPMC Mercy Hospital.

There is no word on his condition at this time.

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