Man dies when a tree falls on him at Sweetbriar Trail in Westminster

Westminster, SC – 62-year-old Timothy Andrew Butts died Wednesday when a tree fell on him.

According to Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie King, Butts was cutting down a tree on his property when it fell on him. Butts was pinned underneath and a family member found him and called 911 around 2:30 PM.

The tree that hit Butts was about 48 inches in diameter. He died of multiple traumatic injuries.

For more information; https://www.wyff4.com/article/man-dies-when-tree-falls-on-him-in-westminster-fire-officials-says/29861899

https://www.foxcarolina.com/news/coroner-releases-name-of–year-old-man-killed-when/article_7adb19ee-0bd7-11ea-8cfe-63a0f07eee89.html

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