Big Island man killed after being pinned by tree branch

29 year old Andrew A. Ankner was crushed by a large tree branch on the Big Island of Hawaii. Ankner was 20 feet up a tree when a branch he had cut pinned him in the crotch he was in. Rescuers extracted him from the tree and he was flown North Hawai’i Community Hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced dead at 7:56 p.m.

For more information; http://bigislandnow.com/2016/01/05/hfd-man-pinned-by-tree-in-north-kohala/

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/30889678/man-dies-after-accident-while-trimming-tree-on-big-island

http://www.kitv.com/story/30893800/body-found-on-inouye-hwy-north-kohala-tree-trimmer-dies

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