Man killed by fallen tree branch at Smithton

A 61-year-old Smithton man has died after being stuck by a tree branch on Sunday. 

The man was felling a tree on private property at Cuba Road, Smithton about 2.30pm when the branch fell. 

He was working with another person at the time of the incident. 

The other person was not injured. 

Tasmania Police and emergency services attended the scene. 

A report is being prepared for the coroner. 

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