RAVENDEN, AR (KAIT) - A man had to be rescued from a tree in Ravenden Saturday afternoon.
According to Dave Lawrence with the Ravenden Fire Department, the department responded to a man dangling from a tree by one leg.
He climbed a tree free-handed to cut a limb. When he got up to cut down the limb, he slipped, and his leg became pinned in a fork in the tree.
Lawrence said the rescue was difficult and it took an hour and a half to free him.
He was airlifted to a local hospital by Survival Flight to be treated.
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