MA Tree Worker Critical After Part of Tree Falls on Him

A 26 year old man employed by MezTree Co. was working on an 80 foot pine tree when a 5 foot long, 8 – 10 inch diameter section of the tree came off and struck him in the head. He was airlifted to Umass Memorial Medical Center with life threatening injuries.

UPDATE: According to reports on social media, the ground worker walked into an active drop zone. He was listening to music and never looked up to make sure it was safe.

For more information; http://www.necn.com/news/new-england/Worker-MedFlighted-After-Tree-Falls-on-Him-309307331.html

http://www.myfoxboston.com/story/29387352/worker-injured-when-part-of-tree-falls-on-him-in-littleton

http://www.wcvb.com/news/tree-worker-hit-by-falling-branch-suffers-serious-injuries/33729592

http://boston.cbslocal.com/2015/06/23/tree-section-falls-on-worker-in-littleton/

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