The York County Coroner's office has identified the man who died during a tree-cutting incident in Newberry Township Thursday night as George Melhorn Jr.
The 65-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Coroner Pam Gay.
Police and emergency crews were sent to Melhorn's home in the 3200 block of Grandview Drive just before 9 p.m. after Melhorn was struck by a falling tree he was cutting down.
Deputy Coroner Steve Cosey said the tree fell on Melhorn about 8:45 p.m.; he was pronounced dead at the scene. No autopsy is planned.
Melhorn died of multiple injuries, according to Cosey, who has ruled the death accidental.