Deadly tree trimming accident in Fairburn - FOX 13 News

Deadly tree trimming accident in Fairburn

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FAIRBURN, Ga. -

A professional tree trimmer was killed this afternoon, during a job in Fairburn.

Police say the man was cutting a branch that accidentally brought down another one right on top of him.

It happened outside a home on Malone Circle. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police interviewed the man's partner, who was believed to be the only witness. The man's name is being withheld until his family is notified.

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