2 children hurt by falling tree in Johnston

Johnston police are seen on Park Street in Johnston after two children were hurt by a falling tree, Tuesday, July 4, 2023. (WLNE)

JOHNSTON, R.I. (WLNE) — Johnston police said two children were injured by a falling tree Tuesday.

The incident happened on Park Street. The children were taken to the hospital at about 3 p.m.

The extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

ABC 6 News was on the scene, where a large emergency response was underway near an apartment complex.

This is a developing story and will be updated as information is released.

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