West Mich. Man Killed While Cutting Tree

Authorities in Holland say a 73-year Zeeland, Michigan man was killed when a tree fell on him while he and others cut trees near Tulip City Airport.

The Grand Rapids Press says the accident happened about 12:20 p.m. Thursday. Police say the man was cutting a tree when it fell, hitting him and pinning him against a standing tree.

Police say rescue workers couldn’t revive him. His name is being withheld until after his family is notified.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen