LifeStar requested following after tree falls on removal employee in Burlington

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

BURLINGTON —  State police said LifeStar was requested for a tree removal employee who was injured after cutting down a tree Tuesday afternoon.

Police said the incident occurred around 4 p.m., on Lake Street. Police said the worker was cutting down a slanted tree when the tree fell on him. Police said rescue crews removed the tree from the victim and a LifeStar chopper airlifted the man to a hospital.

No additional information has been released at this time.