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Crews rescue man trapped underneath large tree

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By Alana Cerrone

acerrone@abc6.com

Crews in Duxbury used chainsaws and airbags to rescue a man trapped underneath a large tree Friday afternoon.

Fire, Police, and rescue crews responded to the lot off of Temple St. where they say the man was clearing brush when the tree fell on top of him.

Crews had to use chainsaws just to get through all the brush, and then airbags to stabilize the tree before freeing the man.

He was medflighted to Beth Israel Hospital in stable condition.

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