Tree trimmer killed by falling branch in Tampa

Hillsborough County

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) -A tree trimmer died in Egypt Lake-Leto Sunday after a branch fell from a tree and hit him. 

The Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responded to North Clearview Avenue at about noon and started working to recover his body from the tree.

The death is said to be accidental in nature, but an investigation is ongoing. 

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. 

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