Man dies when tree falls on him in Westfield

(WISH Photo)
(WISH Photo)

WESTFIELD, Ind. (WISH) – Officials say they are investigating after a man died when a tree fell on him Friday in Westfield.

The incident happened at a home on 161st Street.  Emergency officials say an 81-year-old man was going to clean up after part of a tree had fallen.  Before he was able to start cleaning up, the rest of the tree fell on him.

Officials have not released the man’s name.

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