NY country club worker dies after tree pins him to tractor

Queensbury, NY – 55-year-old Raymond H. Kilmartin Jr. died after a tree he was trying to move with a tractor fell on him.

According to the Warren County Sheriff’s office, Kilmartin was dumping debris with a tractor at Hiland Park Country Club when the load shifted and the tree pinned his upper body to the seat.

A nearby homeowner heard him shouting for help, but had trouble locating Kilmartin through the thick tree line.

A bystander and employees at country club near the southern edge of the Adirondacks found Kilmartin and lifted the tree from his body.

He was airlifted to Albany Medical Center, where he died of his injuries.

For more information; https://wnyt.com/news/country-club-worker-dies-after-tree-pins-him-to-tractor-raymond-kilmartin-jr-hiland-park-queensbury-warren-county/4976580/




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