Teen, Elderly Man Hurt by Falling Tree Branch in Brookyn
The branch fell about six stories
A tree branch fell from about six stories high Thursday and injured a teen girl and an elderly man in Brooklyn.
Police say the huge branch fell at the Ingersoll Housing Development in Fort Greene around 3 p.m. Thursday.
It struck the man and the 17-year-old girl in the head.
Residents said both were bleeding heavily.
Their conditions were not immediately known.
It wasn't clear what caused the branch to collapse.
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