Man dies after top of tree falls back on him

Bristol, VA – 51 year old Thomas Allen Gibson died in what authorities are calling a tree trimming accident. The accident happened around 9 AM. Gibson was climbing a tree and cutting the top portion of it when the tree suddenly snapped, falling back on him. He was left suspended 40 to 50 feet in the air. Gibson was pronounced dead at the scene.

For more information; http://www.wcyb.com/news/virginia/washington-county-va/man-identified-in-washington-county-va-tree-trimming-accident/530104721

http://www.heraldcourier.com/news/man-dead-after-tree-trimming-accident-in-washington-county-virginia/article_b05b2d90-4ada-11e7-8763-6b59783463e2.html

http://wjhl.com/2017/06/06/man-dies-after-tree-trimming-accident-in-washington-county-va/

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