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Fallen tree on home, entrapment reported in Muhlenberg

Published On: Dec 24 2013 06:45:36 AM EST   Updated On: Sep 12 2013 06:24:42 PM EDT
Muhlenberg tree down

Jennifer Joas/69 News


Emergency crews in Berks County were called in to rescue a woman trapped inside a home that was damaged by a fallen tree.

The crews got the call shortly after 5:30 p.m. from the 4000 block of River Road in Muhlenberg Township.

Initial reports from the scene were that a tree fell onto the rear of a home, trapping the woman inside. She was rescued and rushed to a hospital, but officials on the scene had no information about the extent of her injuries.