Man dies when limb swings back and strikes him

Columbus, OH – Ronnie Booker died while trying to remove a tree. Booker was up on a ladder cutting a limb when it swung back and struck him in the back of the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Neighbors stated that Booker was a kindhearted handyman who enjoyed helping people in the neighborhood. He wasn’t a professional tree-trimmer and didn’t live at the address where he died, but he and others were helping a woman who did.

For more information; http://www.dispatch.com/news/20170618/man-doing-good-deed-killed-by-tree-limb-in-south-linden

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