Wayne County man killed after falling while cutting trees

WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - A southern Kentucky man has died after investigators say he fell from a bucket truck while cutting a tree.

It happened early Tuesday afternoon in Monticello.

The Wayne County Coroner tells us that Kevin Miller, 29, was inside the bucket, trying to cut a tree, when one of the arms of the bucket's lift broke.

Investigators say Miller fell out of the bucket, and landed on the ground, sixty feet below. He died at the Wayne County Hospital. Investigators aren't sure what caused the lift to break.

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