Large tree falls onto school field during game near Pittsburgh, injuring 10

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

BELLEVUE, Pa.— A large tree has fallen onto a Pennsylvania school field during a softball game, injuring 10 people.

Allegheny County emergency dispatchers say the tree fell onto the Northgate Middle/Senior High School field on Monday afternoon in Bellevue, just outside of Pittsburgh.

Officials say six of the 10 people who were injured were taken to area hospitals, several by ambulance. WTAE reports several of those injured are children. None of the injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

The softball team from Williams Middle School in the Montour School District was scheduled to play Northgate on Monday.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.