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Emergency personnel carry a young boy to a waiting stretcher after evaluating him as he lay beneath the tree branches of large oak limb in Glen Park.

Rosemount boy hospitalized at Regions following tree accident in city park

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A frightening incident in River Falls' Glen Park Saturday afternoon sent an 11-year-old boy to the hospital for the night and apparently left several other youngsters with scrapes and bruises.


A large limb broke from a mature oak about 1:20 p.m. and fell across a group of children gathered on a lawn. The kids were part of a larger group centered in a nearby shelter for a reunion of the Erlandson/Olson family descendents.

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