AVOCA – An Avoca man was hospitalized Wednesday after falling from a tree.
Emergency crews were called to Carter Street in Avoca, where a man had climbed a ladder with a chain saw to remove a tree branch.
Cass County paramedics called for a medical helicopter after assessing the scene. The man was transported to the highway spur where the helicopter could land safely.
County records list the owner of the house as Darrel Johnson.