Police were called to a cattle property near Bajool after a man was struck and trapped under a falling tree yesterday.
Police were called to a cattle property near Bajool after a man was struck and trapped under a falling tree yesterday.

Falling tree kills worker

A MAN has died after being struck and trapped under a falling tree ahead of the weekend on a cattle property near Bajool.

About 1.40pm on Friday, emergency services were called to the scene off Mount Hopeful Road.

A Queensland Police spokeswoman said it was a sudden, accidental death.

Workplace Health and Safety will be investigating the incident.

Police are preparing a report for the coroner.



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