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FD: Phoenix man pinned while cutting branches

(Source: Phoenix Fire Department) (Source: Phoenix Fire Department)

A Phoenix man is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was pinned to a tree while trimming branches, authorities said.

Phoenix fire officials said the man was struck by a large branch and pinned to a tree near 36th Avenue and Bethany about 3:30 p.m. Friday. Officials said he got himself off from the tree but collapsed on a nearby rooftop where firefighters found him.

No other details were immediately released.

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