NewsState

Actions

Tree trimmer killed by falling limb in Broward County

Posted at 5:36 AM, May 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-30 05:36:10-04

PLANTATION, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a tree trimmer was killed when a limb fell on him in South Florida.

The Sun Sentinel reports that Plantation police and firefighters responded to the scene Tuesday afternoon.

Officials say a crew had been cutting down trees in a vacant lot when one of the workers was hit and died at the scene.

The death remains under investigation. The victim wasn't immediately named.

Tokyo Olympics Medal Count as of late July 30, 2021