Crane Accidents

Tree Worker Fatality

07/6/18

A man who fell from a tree while removing it from the backyard of home in Rowley, Massachusetts – North West of Boston – on Thursday, June 30, has died.

The man, David Bova, 34, of Meyer Tree Service was around 17 meters up working in conjunction with a crane to remove a tree, He was working in heavy rain when he appears to have fallen to the ground. The photos we have seen indicated that an aerial work platform was use at the time. We also understand that Bova was wearing a harness and a helmet. At this stage this is all we know.

The Essex County District Attorney’s office said that the matter remains under investigation.

Category: Accident Report, Fatality

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