Flordia man dies trying to trim a tree before Hurricane Dorian

Ocoee, FL – 55-year-old Joseph Waldon fell from a tree while he was trying to trim a limb before Hurricane Dorian.

According to Ocoee Battalion Fire Chief Edwin Youman, Waldon had climbed about 15 feet into the tree with a chainsaw. As he cut the branch it broke free, struck him and caused him to fall to the ground. He was not using a ladder.

Emergency crews responded to the scene around 6:22 PM. Waldon was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

For more information; https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-7425047/Florida-man-55-dies-prepping-Hurricane-Dorian-falling-tree-trimming.html

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