Tree Cutter Crushed by Falling Tree in St Thomas

A popular tree cutter died from injuries he received, after a tree which he was cutting fell on top of him in his community, on Saturday, July 11.

The deceased has been identified as 57-year-old Leroy Lewis, of Belmont district also in the parish.

Reports by the Lawrence Tavern police are that about 2:30 pm, Lewis was cutting several large trees with a Chainsaw, when one of them fell on top of him, and he sustained severe injuries to his head.

The injured tree cutter was rushed to hospital, where he died while being treated.

The police are also carrying out investigations into his death.

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