BRANDON – A 49-year-old Brandon man is in hospital after falling 100 feet from a tree.
It happened on Friday before noon on Ashgrove Boulevard.
Police say the man was trimming a tree, when he fell and landed on the roof of a garage and rolled off onto a concrete driveway.
He was wearing a harness, but it snapped when he fell.
The man was airlifted to hospital with lower and upper body extremities.
His current condition is unknown.
Workplace Health and Safety are investigating and also inspecting the man’s safety equipment.