Tree Trimming Fatal 14 Aug 12

An Arlington man was killed in a tree-trimming accident Friday afternoon at his home.

Emergency responders were called to the residence of 89-year-old Harold Leonard Otto at around 2:20 Friday afternoon and found Otto seriously injured.

Authorities believe he fell out of a tractor bucket that had been extended about 12 feet above the ground.

Otto was taken to the Sibley Medical Center in Arlington, where he was later pronounced dead.