Police: Hopkinton man dies after falling from bucket truck

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HOPKINTON, R.I. (WLNE) – A man has passed away following a fall from a tall bucket truck in Hopkinton.

At approximately 3:43 p.m. Saturday, Hopkinton Police responded to Stacey Lane after receiving reports that a man had fallen from the bucket of a tree trimming truck.

At the scene, police found a 49-year-old male with serious injuries.

The victim was taken to Westerly Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

At this time, the name of the victim is being withheld pending family notification.

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