Chico Man Injured While Chopping Tree

Mar 24, 2014 8:28 PM

One person was injured this evening in a wood cutting accident in Chico. The incident happened about 5:15pm in an old walnut orchard in the 2900 block of Nord Avenue. According to Cal-Fire Butte County, a man was cutting a tree down and it fell on top of him, pinning him down. Witnesses had him almost freed by the time Cal Fire Butte County and Chico firefighters arrived. The victim was taken to Enloe Medical Center. He received what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.


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