Tree Trimming Death Ruled Accidental

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A Sorento man was killed in a tree trimming accident Monday afternoon.

53 year old Bart A. Dickerson was the owner of a tree service that was contracted to cut a tree located on South First Street in Greenville. While he was on the work site with two other employees, Dickerson was struck in the head by a large tree limb.

Following an investigation, Bond County Coroner Anthony R. Brooks ruled the death an accident.