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Man Dies After Limb Falls On Him While Trimming Trees

Last updated on Wednesday, July 24, 2013

(MT. CARMEL) - A Fort Branch man died while on a tree trimming job Saturday in Mt. Carmel.

The Princeton Daily Clarion report that 42-year-old Andrew James Pinard was struck by a falling limb while working at a home on Chestnut Street in Mt. Carmel.

Pinard was standing on the ground when the limb fell on him. The job site was just steps from Wabash General Hospital and he was rushed there by ambulance but was pronounced dead.

The accident happened at around 11:45 a.m. Saturday.

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