Tree Falls On Man in East Harwich

medflightEAST HARWICH – A tree worker suffered serious injuries Monday afternoon when a tree fell on him in East Harwich.

According to Harwich Police, tree work was being done on Round Cove Road when the accident occurred just before 2:30 p.m.

Harwich Fire and Rescue crews rushed the man to Barnstable Municipal Airport in Hyannis where they met a Medflight crew.

The Medflight helicopter flew the victim to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

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Fire officials would not comment on the extent of the injuries suffered.

The incident is still under investigation.