Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Prospect Park - Man Stuck In Head By Fallen Tree Limb - 8th Tree Injury In 7 Weeks


By Geoffrey Croft

A man was struck in the head by a fallen tree limb in Prospect Park early Saturday morning, NYC Park Advocates has learned. 

EMS received a call for a trauma at 7:40am near the Center Drive and East Drive.

EMS transported Jermaine Shell to Kings County Hospital in unknown condition.

Further information was not available at this time.

According to one eyewitness account the victim had a gash on his head and the crown of his head was split open and there was a lot of blood loss. 

The victim was breathing wasn't visible conscious when he was finally put into the ambulance.

This was the eighth person injured by a fallen tree branch in seven weeks.
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