Kansas City Tree Trimmer Dies After Falling About 60 Feet From Boom Bucket

Photo Courtesy: FOX4 Kansas City, Kansas.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (FOX4) — Kansas City, Kansas police say a man died after falling about 60 feet from a broken boom bucket.

This tragic event happened early afternoon Friday (Oct. 19) in a residential neighborhood.

Police say the tree trimmer fell out when the boom bucket broke and tilted sideways.

FOX4 is at the scene gathering more information.

Check back for updates as more information is released.