Man dies after falling off ladder while trimming a tree

Posted at: 07/27/2013 7:05 PM

Sheriff's Deputies say a man who was seriously hurt Friday afternoon when he fell off a ladder in his yard in Penfield has died.

News10NBC is told the man was trimming a tree at his home on Kenmont Drive off of Baird Road. The branch he was trimming fell and hit his ladder.

Investigators say the man fell about twenty feet to the ground.

He was taken to Strong Hospital where he died a short time later.