Greene County Man Dies After Getting Hit By falling tree

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A man struck by a falling tree on October 23rd has died at a Johnson City hospital.

Lloyd Gibson of the DeBusk community in Greene County died Tuesday evening, according to his published obituary.

Gibson was cutting dead pine trees when the accident occurred.

A neighbor, Bill Brown, says Gibson had cut down one tree when the top of another one snapped off in a wind and fell onto him.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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