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Tree falls on man during Boy Scout camping trip

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By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson
By Lakisha Jackson By Lakisha Jackson

(KMOV) – A man has been flown to a St. Louis area hospital after a tree fell on him while camping.

According to the Godfrey Fire Protection District, this happened at the Warren Levis Boy Scout camp grounds in Godfrey, Illinois around 5a.m. Thursday.  The man was sleeping in a tent when a 50-foot tree fell on him.  He was flown to Barnes South Hospital with a leg injury. 
 
There is no word yet on the extent of his injuries.
 
A fire truck sent to the scene to help then got stuck in a field.

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