2/27/2014 2:47:00 PM Camp Verde man dies after 21-foot fall
On Thursday, Feb. 27, at around 10:45 A.M. 55 year old, Jesus Maria Leon Urias, of Camp Verde, died after falling 21 feet.
Urias was in the 2400 hundred block of Salt Mine Road trimming pecan trees. He was trimming branches, using a chain saw, which was on a 12 foot extension pole, when he fell out of a cherry picker basket. The fall caused fatal injuries.
OSHA was contacted and they will be conducting an independent investigation. There does not appear to be any foul play and at this time, the incident appears to be accidental.