Man trapped when tree blown over

Sept. 7, 2010

An 80-year-old man became trapped under a large tree that the wind knocked over this afternoon in the 2500 block of North 90th Street.

The Wauwatosa Fire Department responded at 12:30 p.m.

Firefighters removed the man and took him to a local hospital for evaluation. His injuries did not appear life-threatening, Deputy Chief James Case said.

Wind gusts reached up to 40 mph in Tosa at the time of the call.

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