A 49-year-old man died on Thursday after falling from a breadfruit tree.
The lifeless body of Percy Harris being taken away
He was identified as Percy Harris of South Sophia, Greater Georgetown.
He was a handyman attached to the Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Guyana Times understands that the man was in the process of climbing the breadfruit tree located in the Ministry’s compound to pick a breadfruit; however, the limb he was standing on gave away.
The incident occurred around 11:00h.
Co-workers subsequently discovered his lifeless body in a pool of blood beneath the tree.