Man seriously injured in 60 foot fall from tree

47 year old Dave Dion is seriously injured after he fell approximately 60 feet from a tree. Dion was climbing to take the top out of a pine tree with the assistance of a crane. He was setting the choker on the top of the tree when he untied from the tree and attempted to retie in on the crane ball. He tried to put his rope through the crane ball but missed lost his balance and fell. The crane parked on the property belonged to Bill’s Truck and Crane Service. Dion was airlifted to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston with serious and potentially life-threatening injuries. The injuries include a shattered pelvis, punctures to his kidneys and intestines.

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