Man hospitalized after tree branch falls on him in Lincoln

Posted By: Channel 8 Eyewitness News

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Lincoln authorities say a 20-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition after a tree branch fell on his head.

The accident occurred around 4 p.m. Wednesday in central Lincoln. Neighbors told authorities that the branch fell as the victim and another man were cutting down a yard tree.

Authorities have not released their names or other details.