53 year old Stephan Wright was trimming trees in a bucket truck in front of a house on Lorraine Street. Wright somehow fell out of the bucket truck, 27 feet to the ground. He was transported to Nassau University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. Wright was not wearing a safety harness during the time of the accident. He was employed by A1 Tree and Shrub Service, Inc. our of Freeport. OSHA has been notified and will be and will be investigating.
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