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Man injured by falling tree in Clinton

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A tree fell on a person in Clinton on Tuesday morning. (WFSB) A tree fell on a person in Clinton on Tuesday morning. (WFSB)
CLINTON, CT (WFSB) -

Police said a man was seriously injured by a falling tree in Clinton on Tuesday morning. 

Rescue crews responded to the call near the intersection of Carter Hill Road and Houperts Way around 10 a.m.

Police said the unidentified man was cutting a tree when police said it fell, hitting the man.

The LIFE STAR emergency helicopter was called to the scene. The victim suffered serious injuries and was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital, police said.  

It was unclear why the man was cutting down the tree. 

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