Falling tree kills postal worker in Midland Park
(11/05/04) MIDLAND PARK A 44-year-old postal worker was killed Friday when a 50-foot rotting tree fell on his mail truck in Midland Park.
Investigators say the combination of high winds and the trees bad condition caused the tragic accident. The victim was on Godwin Avenue when the tree fell on the driver side of his vehicle, killing him instantly.
Authorities have not released the victims name. He is survived by two teenage children.