Man struck, killed by tree limb in Connecticut identified
Aug. 07, 2017
WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — Police say the tree company worker who died last week in Connecticut after he was struck by a tree limb was from Harwinton.
Windsor police on Monday identified the victim of Friday afternoon's accident as 33-year-old Shawn Varley.
Capt. Thomas LePore says the man was working on private property in Windsor when he was hit by a large branch.
He had been working for J&J Log & Lumber Corp. of Dover Plains, New York.
The death is being investigated by the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration.