The Transylvania Times -

Tree Falls On Campers In PNF


By Lenora Moody

Staff Writer

Four young boys aged between 9 and 10 and an adult were transported to hospital after a tree fell Wednesday morning on their camp site in the Pisgah National Forest.

The adult and two of the young boys were treated and released in the Transylvania County Emergency Department. One boy was transferred to Mission Hospitals in Asheville, while the other was admitted to the Transylvania Community Hospital.

All the boys have since been discharged and sent home.

Eleven boys and two counselors from the Falling Creek Camp in Tuxedo, just south of Hendersonville, were ca...

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