JAMUL, Calif.—A man has been crushed to death by a tree he was cutting down in San Diego County.

U-T San Diego ( http://bit.ly/XuYKGO) says the 69-year-old man was using a chain saw to cut an oak tree in Jamul shortly before noon Monday when it fell on him.

The man suffered blunt-force trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name hasn't been released.


Information from: U-T San Diego, http://www.utsandiego.com