Man crushed by tree dies
A MAN in his 70's has died at Lismore Base Hospital after a tree fell on him at Eureka.
The Westpac Lifesaver Rescue Helicopter was tasked to attend to the man and flew out of the Lismore helibase at noon.
A doctor and a paramedic on board the helicopter treated the man, who was unconscious when they arrived at the scene.
The man was flown to Lismore Base Hospital in a critical condition.
Police confirmed the man passed away in hospital just before 4pm.
Details of the cause of the incident remain unknown.