Man struck by top of tree in Yelm

YELM, Wash. -- A 20-year-old man suffered minor injuries when he was struck by the top of a tree in Yelm Friday afternoon.

The mishap occurred as the tree was being cut down while guided by a bucket in the area of 125th Lane and Bald Hills Road, according to the Yelm fire chief.

The worker was sent to a local hospital to be treated for those minor injuries.