Tree falls on Cub scouts camping outside

March 29, 2009 3:59:02 PM PDT
A young child was injured overnight when a tree came crashing down at a camp site in south suburban Oak Forest.Twelve Cub scouts were camping at a Cook County forest preserve Saturday night.

The bad weather uprooted a tree that fell on a tent where the kids were sleeping. They ranged in ages from10 to 12.

One scout was taken to Palos hospital with injuries. Sunday night, he was expected to make a full recovery.


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