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TODAY   |  April 02, 2014

Man survives after chainsaw gets lodged in his neck

A Pennsylvania tree trimmer was pruning a tree Monday when a chainsaw kicked back. The blade cut into his shoulder and lodged in his neck. Doctors say it missed a major artery by two inches.

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>>> a pennsylvania tree trimmer survived a horrible accident, has the x-ray to prove just how bad it was. james valentine was pruning a tree on monday when his chain saw kicked back. the blade cut into his shoulder and lodged into his neck. doctors say it missed a major artery by 2 inches. valentine plans to get back to tree trimming in a few weeks because he says, that is what i do. brave man, though.