Worker killed by falling tree

June 18, 2008 6:10:09 PM PDT
A New Castle County worker was killed Wednesday afternoon when the tree he was working on fell on him. Police and paramedics were called to an area called the Greenway along Shipley Road on the outer border of Rockwood Park shortly after 4 p.m.

Officials say the victim was part of a county crew clearing trees. The name of the 45-year old man was not released.