Man killed in tree-trimming accident identified

EVERETT — A man killed in a tree-trimming accident in Everett on Nov. 5 has been identified as Kopano P. Lopeti, of Seattle.

Lopeti, 51, died after a 40-foot fall while working in the 300 block of 142nd Street SE in Everett, officials said. The state Department of Labor &Industries is investigating.

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