Man seriously injured after getting struck by tree

BURLINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man has been critically injured after a tree fell on top of him.

Burlington fire officials say the 29-year-old man was struck Tuesday afternoon. First responders found the man with head injuries, struggling to breathe.

Related: LIFE STAR responds to person trapped under fallen tree in Burlington

He was transported by helicopter to a hospital for treatment. The man’s current condition is unknown.

State police say they are investigating.

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