Lenoir tree service owner killed when tree falls on him

36 year old Michael Roark, owner of Roark’s Tree Service, was killed when a tree he was felling toppled on top of him. It is unknown if Roark was working alone at the time but reports indicate that a 911 call was placed around 5:15pm saying a tree fell on a man in a rural back yard. Roark was pronounced dead at the scene. The death is being ruled as accidental.

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