HAVERHILL, Mass. (AP) — Officials are investigating the death of a worker who fell from a tree in Haverhill.
A spokeswoman for the Essex District Attorney’s office said the man, an employee of a tree removal company, was killed on Monday when he fell to the ground and a large branch landed on him.
The victim was a resident Hampton, N.H., but his name was not immediately released.
Witnesses told the Eagle Tribune (http://bit.ly/Vh0wrB ) that the large tree had been damaged in a recent storm and was being removed.
Information from: The Eagle-Tribune, http://www.eagletribune.com