Man killed by falling tree

A man died in Nottinghamshire this afternoon after a tree fell on to him.

It happened as the man rode his mobility scooter through King's Park in Retford at around 2pm.


Pensioner killed by tree named

A man who died after being struck by a falling tree has been named. John Arthur White, 83, of Retford, was riding his mobility scooter through King’s Park in Retford, when the tree fell.