Suara Denpasar – A resident of Binade Village, Ngrayun District, Ponorogo Regency, East Java, Wijianto (58) died after the tree he was cutting with his colleagues collapsed and hit him.
Slahung Police Chief, AKP Pitoyo explained that the incident began when the victim and several friends were cutting down trees on the banks of the Gembes River.
When the tree started to fall, Wijianto’s friends moved away from the direction of the falling tree.
But unfortunately, instead of running away, the victim ran towards a tree and was hit by a tree with a diameter of 30 cm and a height of 20 meters.
“The victim died at the scene. The victim suffered serious injuries to the head and chest,” said Slahung Police Chief, AKP Pitoyo.
AKP Pitoyo added that his party, who arrived at the incident location, immediately carried out crime scene investigation and examined a number of witnesses regarding the incident
“The victim was taken to Dr. Harjono Ponorogo Regional Hospital for a post-mortem,” said the Sector Police Chief
Currently the victim’s body has been taken to Harjono Regional Hospital, Ponorogo, for. Undergo a post mortem and then be handed over to the family for burial. (Rizal/*)