Falling tree kills Kennett man in Caln

CALN — A Kennett Square man was killed Monday morning when a tree fell on his vehicle as he was driving south on North Caln Road, Township Police said.

Eggie Rivera, 40, was driving at 7:38 a.m. when the large tree — knocked down by high winds and rain — fell on the roof of his vehicle. He was extricated from the vehicle by the Thorndale Volunteer Fire Department and transported to Paoli Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The roadway remained closed for several hours as PennDOT worked to clear the roadway.

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  1. Cadince Kessel says:

    Terrible shame, I will miss my friend. I trained you to help with Brian, rest in peace. You will be thought of always, cheerful, funny and wise.^_^??


  2. Deneen says:

    Eggie was a good co-worker very funny, your going to be missed…..

  3. Lauren says:

    My friend. I love you and will miss you dearly. I am so grateful to have such wonderful memories with you?

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