Student injured by falling tree at Ely Elementary School in Elyria

Posted at 3:50 PM, Mar 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-08 17:18:55-05

An 11-year-old boy was injured by a falling tree at an Elyria elementary school.

The child was taken to a local hospital to be treated for serious injuries after a fell on him at Ely Elementary School, according to emergency and Elyria School District officials. 

The boy is a student at Northwood Junior High. He complained of neck injuries after a branch fell on him, Elyria police said. 

It is unknown the extent of boy's injuries.