Iowa man ejected from boom platform while trimming trees

Neola, IA – Iowa grandfather, Alvin Ring, who owns a well known tree service in Neola, was injured after falling nearly 50 feet from his bucket truck. Ring was removing a tree when a limb swung back and knocked him from the platform. It is unknown what kind of truck Ring was using at the time of the accident. It is also unclear if he was wearing a harness at that time. Ring suffered broken ribs, elbow, hip and leg.

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