Officials: Elderly FL woman hospitalized after tree falls on home, traps her


SPRING HILL, FL (WFLA/WBTW) – An elderly woman was rushed to the hospital on Thursday after a tree fell on her mobile home and trapped her, Pasco County, Florida officials said.

Pasco Fire Rescue tweeted Thursday afternoon that they were on the scene of a technical rescue on US-41 in the Spring Hill area. About 10 minutes later, they said the woman had been removed from the home.

Officials said the woman was in her mobile home during severe weather and a large oak tree fell on her home and trapped her inside.

The woman was flown to a local trauma center as a trauma alert, officials said. Her current condition is unknown.


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