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PA Tree Trimmer Killed by Electrical Line

BETHEL PARK, PA – A tree cutter who was trimming a tree in Bethel Park was killed Tuesday when one of the branches he cut fell into an electrical line, police said.

Eric Arnold, 30, of Langloth, Washington County, was killed in the accident that occurred about 11:30 a.m. on Robert Drive, near Route 88, a spokesman for the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office said. Power was cut to nearby electrical lines so crews could remove the body from the tree, police said.

Story Via Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

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