Tree trimmer dies in fall from bucket - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Tree trimmer dies in fall from bucket

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MORNING VIEW, Ky. (AP) -- A tree trimmer has died after falling from an elevated bucket truck in northern Kentucky.

Kenton County Police said 62-year-old Lester Grubbs of Independence was working about 50 feet in the air on Wednesday afternoon when he fell from the bucket of a tree-trimming truck.

Grubbs was pronounced dead at the scene, according to The Kentucky Enquirer.

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