Tree trimmer dies after falling out of bucket truck in Botetourt County

Trouville, VA – 45 year old Darrell A. Crews has died after falling 30 feet out of a bucket truck. Crews was trimming trees when he fell and was pinned by several logs that fell on top of him. The initial investigation says that he was trimming trees that were damaged by lightning. It does not appear that he was wearing a safety harness. The death is under investigation but it appears to be accidental.

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