Man killed while cutting down trees, death ruled accidental
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Authorities say a man was killed while cutting down trees for firewood in central Pennsylvania.
State police in Centre County say the man was cutting trees in Penn Township when a tree fell on him at about 7 p.m. Friday.
Coroner Scott Sayers identified the man as 81-year-old Dale Musser and said his family went to check on him and found him unresponsive.
Sayers said Musser died of blunt force trauma and ruled the death accidental.