SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Two people were hospitalized Saturday afternoon after a large tree fell on them in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights neighborhood, fire officials said.
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The man and woman were on the sidewalk in the area of Locust and Clay streets when the tree, about 30 to 40 feet tall, came down on top of them, the San Francisco Fire Department posted on Twitter.READ MORE: Legendary Comedian, Political Satirist Mort Sahl Dies At 94 In Mill Valley
They were taken to a trauma center about 1:30 p.m. with non-life-threatening injuries, fire officials said.
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