Two injured by falling tree branch at UCSD

A man and a pregnant woman were injured Tuesday, Sept. 4 when a tree branch fell on them at the University of California San Diego.

The accident at the La Jolla-area college campus was reported about 2 p.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.

Medics took the victims to Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla for treatment of minor to “potentially serious” injuries, SDFRD spokesman Maurice Luque said.

–City News Service

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Posted by Pat Sherman on Sep 4, 2013. Filed under La Jolla, News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

2 Comments for “Two injured by falling tree branch at UCSD”

  1. Bill

    Nice how they were taken to Scripps Hospital instead of UCSD! Go figure.

  2. Marie

    Falling tree branch? The whole tree fell.

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