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Woman and Three Children Injured by Falling Tree in Central Park

“Investigation Ongoing”

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK (August 15, 2017) – A woman and her three children were struck by a tree that fell over in Central Park on Tuesday morning, according to a local news source. (map)

The accident happened around 10:00 am along West Drive near West 62nd Street. A woman pushing a stroller with two toddlers and carrying an infant strapped to her chest was beneath the tree when it fell.

The woman was knocked unconscious for several minutes before she woke up and immediately began asking about her children. A passing nurse and his wife were luckily on hand to help the victims, and all four were rushed to Cornell Hospital with serious injuries. There has been no response from the Central Park Conservancy as of yet regarding the tree.

“Our firms prayers are with all parties involved in this devastating accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “We wish a swift and steady recovery for the mother and children injured by this falling tree. Our prayers are with the injured parties at this time.”

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