CHEROKEE COUNTY, SC (WSPA) – A Department of Transportation employee was hurt after a tree fell Wednesday morning in Blacksburg.
A South Carolina Department of Transportation official said the incident happened on West Lime Street.
A worker was reportedly cutting a tree that had fallen on a telephone pole, when a limb fell on him and injured him.
DOT officials said the injury was serious, but non life-threatening. The worker is expected to be ok.
Emergency and fire crews responded to the scene.