Man killed while cutting tree in Pittsylvania County

(Pittsylvania County, Va.) — The Pittsylvania County Sheriff office says a man was killed while cutting a tree Thursday morning.

The accident happened in the 2100 block of Campview Road. Wallace Teague Sr., 67, of Axton, died when he was struck by a falling tree limb, according to a news release from the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Department.

Teague  was pronounced dead at the scene. His body was taken to the medical examiner for a viewing.