Two people injured by falling tree at Letchworth Park

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WYOMING COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two people from Seaford, New York, were hurt by a falling tree at Letchworth State Park Saturday.

Carol Savio, 51, was taken by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. She is being treated for possible spinal injuries.

Robert Savio, 48, was also taken to Strong Memorial Hospital, and his injuries are minor.

The accident happened in an area closed to the public.

Other patrons at the park helped the two injured people on the scene as they waited for first responders to arrive. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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