Man, 84, dies after tree-cutting mishapDecember 09,2012Man, 84, dies after
BARTON — Police say an 84-year-old Barton man, who became pinned under the bucket of a tractor he was using while cutting down a tree, has died from his injuries.
Officials say Henry Labrecque of Barton was cutting firewood on his property Friday afternoon when he became pinned under the bucket of a tractor.
Police say Labrecque was taken to North Country Hospital, where he died of his injuries.
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