Man pruning palm tree dies in Oak View, CA

Angel Ferreira-Zamora, 41, was pruning a palm tree in California became stuck in a tree. Firefighters rescued the unconscious man from the tree, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was wearing a harness and did not fall out of the tree. Ferreira-Zamora died when the palm fronds became detached and fell on him. The weight of the fronds caused him to suffocate.

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