Hueytown, AL – 44-year-old Patrick Scott Snider died midday on Friday after he fell out of a tree. According to Police Chief Mickey Willis, Snider owned his own tree service. He was up a tree while his crew was using a Bobcat to remove a dead limb. The limb broke off at the trunk causing Snider to fall 35 to 40 feet.
A Facebook post stated; “According to one of his crew members, Patrick Scott fell from approximately 70 feet when the limb he was tied off to broke below his anchor point taking him down with it.”
Snider suffered massive head trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.
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