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Article updated: 9/2/2013 8:33 PM

Cary man flown for treatment after fall from ladder

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A Cary man, estimated to be in his mid-50s, was flown to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville Monday afternoon after falling off a ladder while trimming a tree on his property.

Paramedics reported that the man fell approximately 12 to 15 feet to the ground and appeared to be slightly confused when they arrived.

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The Cary Fire Department received the call near the corner of First Street and James Way a little past 3 p.m. Monday, officials said.

A helicopter was called to expedite the man's treatment.

Cary police also responded to the call but were unable to release further information Monday.

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