Man dies after accident at arboriculture and forestry show

Alcester, UK – A member of the team behind the APF 2016 arboriculture and forestry show has died in hospital after an accident with a truck during the show’s setup. The man, who was in his 70’s, received numerous injuries including a pelvic injury. He received immediate first aid treatment by the on-site St John’s Ambulance staff and was subsequently flown to a Birmingham hospital for further treatment. Tragically despite the best efforts of the doctors he died around 7pm at the hospital.

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