Cirujano de árboles muere en la caída de una astilladora después de 'enredarse en las luces de Navidad'’

A TREE surgeon died in a horror fall into a woodchipper after allegedly becoming tangled in Christmas lights.

Joseph ‘JoeyWesley Manire, 46, was trimming trees in Owensboro, Kentucky, when he became tangled in the festive decor and fell into the chipping machine, la policía dijo.

The scene where Manire passed away had Christmas lights glimmering in the background

The scene where Manire passed away had Christmas lights glimmering in the background
Joseph Manire died tragically after getting tangled in Christmas lights

Joseph Manire died tragically after getting tangled in Christmas lights

The contractor suffered traumatic injuries, and first responders pronounced him dead at the scene.

The tragedy happened next to the Owensboro Navidad Luces, a popular Christmas light display in the small town.

A local family began the tradition 25 hace años que, and the light display featuresover-the-topChristmas décor that attracts hundreds of visitors.

Manire’s friend Gregory Huntley posted a moving message to his late pal on Facebook.

You left behind a river of tears this morning and that river will grow into an ocean as the news reaches others,” the tribute read.

God don’t make men like you anymore. I’m thankful to have had a good olecountry boy like you in my life as a friend,” él dijo.

The organisers of the Christmas display posted on Facebook Monday urging visitors to avoid visiting the display.

There has been an accident concerning a landscaping business across the street from our display.

Local authorities have our neighbourhood blocked off at the moment,” ellos dijeron.

Please plan to visit the display a different night.

The Christmas lights remained on tohelp light the areafor first responders.

Authorities said the incident is under investigation, but they said there was no foul play suspected.

A principios de este año, an arborist in Canada was delicado by a woodchipper while trimming trees outside of Oshawa.

A neighbour had been recording the tree removal process on his phone when tragedy struck.

“I saw his feet leave the ground. It was that quick,” a neighbour told The Vancouver Sun.

Había 113 wood chipper-related deaths from 1982 para 2016, de acuerdo a una 2018 study published in the National Library of Medicine.

Authorities were called to the scene around 5pm Monday evening

Authorities were called to the scene around 5pm Monday eveningCrédito: WTVW
Manire was married to his wife Lisa, and is thought to have left behind children as well

Manire was married to his wife Lisa, and is thought to have left behind children as wellCrédito: Facebook