Police: Man falls from tree trimming truck, dies
HOPKINTON, R.I. (AP) — Authorities in Rhode Island say a man died over the weekend after falling from the bucket of a tree trimming truck.
WPRI-TV reports police responded to a call in Hopkinton on Saturday afternoon. Police say arriving officers found the injured 49-year-old man in front of a home.
The victim was rushed to Westerly Hospital where he later died.
The name of the victim wasn’t released pending notification of relatives.
Information from: WPRI-TV, http://www.wpri.com