Rowley, MA (June 29, 2018) – A tree worker in Rowley, Massachusetts is dead after falling nearly 50 feet to the ground on Thursday. David Bova, 34, was working for Mayer Tree Service at a home on Main Street around 8:00 am when the fall occurred. Bova was attempting to remove a tree branch but lost his balance and plunged to his death. Emergency workers rushed Bova to Anna Jacques Hospital but he was pronounced dead.
The Massachusetts State Police along with Essex County District Attorney’s office are investigating the fall. However, at this time, they believe it was merely accidental and that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding Bova’s death.