Postal worker injured after tree falls in South Lyon

Sarah Rahal
The Detroit News
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A postal worker was delivering mail Friday in South Lyon when an old tree fell, trapping him, authorities said. 

The South Lyon Police Department said the incident happened around noon Friday in the 200 block of North Wells Street. 

Police said a witness from a business across the street saw the incident and called emergency responders.

Upon arrival, the man was trapped beneath the tree and fire department officials had to extricate him. Police said the man was taken to Novi Providence Hospital for his injuries and is in stable condition. 

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