Easthampton man dies from injuries suffered while cutting down tree

Hampshire County

An Easthampton man is dead after suffering injuries while cutting down a tree in Amherst Tuesday morning. 

Northwestern District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Mary Cary told 22News the deadly incident happened on Flat Hills Road around 9 a.m. Tuesday. 

The man is said to be 38-years-old. 

Amherst and State Police assigned to the DA’s office responded to the incident. No foul play is suspected, the DA’s Office said. 

She added that a compliance officer from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration responded to the incident at the request of police and will complete the investigation. 

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