MI: Local hunter injured in township after falling from tree stand
September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 - At about 10:30
p.m., Sept. 6, Brandon firefighters/medics and Oakland County Sheriff
deputies responded to a wooded area near Sashabaw Road in Brandon
Township following a report that a man had fallen from a tree stand.
When emergency personnel arrived they found a 41-year-old
Waterford man unconscious with labored breathing near a large tree
with climbing sticks attached.
A friend of the victim went to
the tree stand and found the victim lying at the base of the tree. He
stated the tree stand was about 30 to 40 feet above the ground. The
victim was transported to Beaumont Hospital and remains in stable
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