Worker killed by tree limb in Windsor identified by police - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Worker killed by tree limb in Windsor identified by police

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A lumber worker was struck and killed by a tree limb on Friday. (WFSB) A lumber worker was struck and killed by a tree limb on Friday. (WFSB)
WINDSOR, CT (WFSB) -

A worker struck and killed by a tree limb in Windsor on Friday was identified as a Harwinton man.

Windsor police said on Monday that 33-year-old Shawn Varley suffered a fatal blow to the head.

It happened in a wooded area near 777 Bloomfield Ave. around 12:30 p.m. on Friday.

Varley was working for J&J Lumber Corp. out of Dover Plains, NY at the time.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating.

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