UTICA, N.Y. (Updated) – A male in a wheelchair was trapped within his home immediately after a tree fell through it for the duration of serious thunderstorms in Utica Wednesday afternoon.
The tree fell onto the dwelling at 12 Bryant St. in West Utica all around 1:30 p.m.
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Crisis crews have been called to the scene to assist the gentleman and his dog out of the household. Firefighters could hear the guy yelling for assist when they arrived. Rescue employees ended up able to get them equally out by 2 p.m.
The dwelling up coming doorway also experienced substantial harm from the fallen tree, but all people inside of was ready to get out properly.