Man identified in fatal tree accident

November 28, 2017

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) — Authorities in New Hampshire have identified the man who died in a tree clearing accident.

WMUR-TV reports 35-year-old Eric LaFramboise, of Epsom, who owned Ridgewood Timber Harvesting, was notching a tree when another tree he was working on was blown over by a strong gust of wind and hit him from behind.

Police responded to a home in Brentwood on Sunday afternoon. They found LaFramboise under a large pine tree by the homeowners who had hired him.

The New Hampshire Medical Examiner’s Office says his death is an accident.


Information from: WMUR-TV, http://wmur.com

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