Police Chief dies when hit by falling branch
|Updated: 1/28/2009 9:51 am
||Published: 1/28/2009 6:18 am
Truman, Arkansas Police Chief Larry Blagg was killed by a falling tree branch following an ice storm.
According to police officials, Chief Blagg was helping clear limbs and other debris after Tuesday’s ice storm when a tree branch fell on him. Trumann Mayor Sheila Walters says Blagg went into cardiac arrest. The 40-year-old police chief died on the way to the hospital.
Blagg had been with the Truman Police Department since 1992.
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