Crews responded for a rescue just south of Dalmatia in Lower Mahanoy in Northumberland County. County reported a male struck by a falling tree and Life Flight was placed on standby. Brush 64 arrived and was directed down a field road to the location of the victim, which was several hundred yards off of 147. At the same time Engine 62 arrived and a pickup was used to shuttle  POV-arriving crews to the scene. Personnel at the scene then asked for the helicopter to be put in the air. An LZ was established close to the location in an open area. Millersburg Engine 20 arrived and the crew were given a ride to the scene. Life Flight landed, shut down and the medical crew offloaded. The patient was flown to the hospital after initial treatment.

– Fire News photos by Seth Lasko