Tree limb falls on Thomas Co. officer

Tree limb falls on Thomas Co. officer

THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) - A detail officer is recovering after being struck in the head by a tree branch.

Captain Steve Jones from the Thomas County Sheriff's Office said that inmates were trimming some bushes when a branch got tangled in vines and fell on the officer.

EMS responded to the scene and transported him to the Archbold Memorial Hospital Wednesday morning.

The officer's condition is currently unknown but he was conscious, alert and able to walk before he was taken to the hospital.

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