Firefighter hospitalized after being struck by tree branch

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A firefighter was sent to the hospital following an incident where he was struck by a tree branch.

Firefighters were called to a house near the intersection of Martz-Paulin Rd. and Dian Ave. to investigate calls of tree branches down at around 8:45 pm Tuesday. While at the scene, another branch struck the firefighter.

The firefighter was transported to the hospital. There is no word on his condition.

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