2011-05-26 / Local & State

Tree Trimmer Dies From Fall

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) – A tree trimmer has died from injuries he suffered in a fall from a cherry-picker in central Pennsylvania.

The Intelligencer Journal/ Lancaster New Era reports the accident happened in Manor Township on Monday. Police say 40-year-old York resident Alan Price was working in the truck’s bucket, about 50 feet up, when a pivot on the bucket broke and he fell to the ground.

Police say two other workers were with Price, but were working on the ground.

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