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Chesterfield man injured by tree branch while cleaning debris

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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

A Chesterfield man is recovering after he was hurt by a tree while trying to clean up the damage from Thursday's storm.

Fire crews say the victim, who's in his 60's, was using a tractor to remove a large branch off of a trailer.

This happened on Edwin Lane in Matoaca. Officials say the branch ended up rolling on top of him.

He was rushed to the hospital, but he's expected to be okay. 

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