Edgar Martin Ramos Martinez Killed While Working for Clements Tree Service Inc.
Victim Struck by Tree in Fatal Mill Valley Accident
Mill Valley, CA (January 27, 2020) – A worker was killed while removing a tree for a homeowner’s association in Mill Valley. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of January 27 on Chamberlain Court.
Edgar Martin Ramos Martinez, 37, from San Rafael, was performing services as a tree service business worker when the accident happened. Martinez, who works for Clements Tree Service Inc., was removing trees at 803 Chamberlain Court for a homeowner’s association when a tree fell on him.
Martinez suffered traumatic injuries to his head and torso. When paramedics arrived, he was in cardiac arrest. He died at the accident scene.
Cal/OSHA is investigating the fatal accident. The investigation will determine if any worker safety and training procedures were violated.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Edgar Martin Ramos Martinez.