Man, 20, electrocuted while trimming tree in Colleyville

COLLEYVILLE -- A 20-year-old man died after he was electrocuted while trimming a tree Monday afternoon.

Officials said Luis Calderon, 20, of Carrollton, was trimming a tree with an aluminum pole tree saw, when he accidentally touched a power line.

Officials were called to a home in the 400 block of Deepwood Road, at about 4:18 p.m. Co-workers found Calderon unconscious in a tree, hanging from a rope. They lowered him to the ground.

Calderon was rushed to the hospital, where he later died. According to police, his death is believed to have been an accident. 

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