Tree trimmer killed by falling limb in Broward County

Posted: 5:36 AM, May 30, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-30 09:36:10Z

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.