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Two injured by falling tree limb in East Ridge

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EAST RIDGE, TN. (WRCB) – The severe weather in East Ridge brought down power lines, sent trees into homes, and severely injured two people.

Spokesman Erik Hopkins says multiple calls reporting storm damage started coming in around 6:30 Thursday night from throughout the city.

He says two men were in around 7:45 p.m. on Douglas Drive when a tree limb fell on a car beside them while they were trying to get inside a home in the 100 Block.

One of the men was severely injured and the other had a broken leg.

Both were taken to Erlanger.           

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