Hillsborough County Fire Rescue responders say a man was killed while working to cut branches in a tree. Officials say, a heavy branch fell on him while he was trimming a tree, Sunday afteroon.
Crews are still in the process of recovering the body from the tree in the backyard of a home in the 6700 block of Donald Ave in Tampa.
Hillsborough Fire Rescue said the man appeared to be working alone, and they are unsure at this time what if any company he works for.
HCSO is calling the incident an accident, but they are investigating in hopes of finding out who he works for and who hired him.