WESTMINSTER, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a man cutting trees at his mother’s home in Westminster died when a limb fell on him.
A spokesman for the Worcester district attorney’s office says officers and firefighters responding to a 911 call found the victim under the large tree limb late Thursday morning.READ MORE: Police Searching Woods In Abington For Missing 5-Year-Old Elijah Lewis
The man was pronounced dead of his injuries at the scene.READ MORE: I-Team: Correction Officers Suspended After Vaccine Exemptions Were Rescinded
He was identified Friday as 58-year-old Daniel Leger of Barre. His death is not considered suspicious.
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