Tree falls on teen in hammock in Muskegon

Tree falls on teen in hammock

MUSKEGON, MICH. - A teen was taken to the hospital after a tree fell on him while he was in a hammock.

The boy and two of his friends were at Duck Lake State Park in Muskegon when the tree fell. They were setting up their hammocks in the trees, when one fell and hit one of them.

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The teen was knocked out for a short moment so his friends called 911. Rescuers arrived and got the teen out of the woods. 

He was taken to the hospital to treat minor injuries and is expected to be okay. 

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April Stevens is a multi-platform producer at WZZM 13. Have a news tip? Email news@wzzm13.com, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.

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