Woman taken to hospital after being hit by tree

LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - A walk through the park ended with a woman being flown to the hospital.

The incident happened at Ricketts Glen State park. A 55-year-old woman and her husband were walking through the state park when a gust of wind knocked down a tree limb which struck the woman in the head. 

The unidentified victim was said to be in and out of consciousness when the medical flight crew arrived. 

She is being cared for at Geisinger Hospital.


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