Nelson’s Tree Service Employee killed by falling tree branch

COLUMBIA, Mo – A 25 year old man was killed on Wednesday when a tree limb fell on him. The branch hit the man at around 2 PM. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Nelson’s Tree Service said in a statement Friday, “Our heart goes out to the family. We are doing everything we can to figure out what happened and to make sure something like this never happens again.”

As clarification this was not an employee of Nelson Tree Service INC, but of Nelson’s Tree Service LLC of Columbia, MO.

An investigation is ongoing.

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http://m.columbiatribune.com/news/local/man-killed-wednesday-when-tree-limb-falls/article_b3aa0a6a-a12c-5510-a48f-132c3610fb31.html

http://www.komu.com/news/man-dead-after-tree-limb-falls-on-him

http://www.columbiatribune.com/news/local/osha-investigating-death-of-tree-trimmer/article_d5c7d4fe-3bff-58ac-90fc-d6d0f7feab5b.html

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