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Tree falls on man, airlifted to hospital

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

A man was airlifted to Memphis Saturday after a tree fell on him in Region 8.

The Greene County Rescue Squad, Paragould Police Department and the Paragould Fire Department responded to a call at 11:43 a.m. that a tree fell on a man in Northern Paragould, just inside city limits.

According to Paragould Police Dispatch, the man was responsive and talking to officers as he was being put in the helicopter.

The man's name has not been released.

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