Toledo man killed by falling tree

An ordinary day lumbering in the Village of Trio, Toledo, turned deadly.

According to reports, on Friday January 30th at around 1:00 pm, 45 year old Jose Angel Lopez, a Guatemalan farmer of Trio Village, and his 17 year old son were cutting lumber in an area 4 miles west of Trio Village.

Authorities say that while 45 year old Mr Lopez was cutting a tree with a chain saw, the tree fell on top of him.

Jose Lopez was rushed to the Bella Vista Poly Clinic suffering from injuries to his back, hip and legs and while being treated for his injuries passed away.

Doctors pronounced him dead at 3:40 pm that same evening.

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