Tree trimmer dies after touching power line along road northwest of Twin Cities – Minneapolis Star Tribune

A tree trimmer died when he touched An affect line the placeas working alongside a freeway northwest of The twin Cities, authorities said.

The incident occurred about 12:30 p.m. Friday in Huge Lake Township Inside the 14500 block of County Road 35, the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office said.

Noah J. Ness, 33, of Royalton, Minn., was on a ladder and trimming evergreen timber on the north facet of the road, when he “apparently touched An affect line and fell to The underfacet,” study A press launch from the Sheriff’s Office.

Ness was taken to a Minneapolis hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless, the assertion continued. He was working for Above All Tree Care On the time.

An internet-based mostly advertising campaign that was started To assist the household with funeral and completely different funds said that Ness was engaged and leaves behind three daughters and a son.

Paul Walsh • 612-673-4482