Robert William Kearns with his 5-year-old son. (Courtesy WRAL)
RALEIGH, N.C. -- A Cary man has died after falling from a tree in Raleigh while demonstrating tree-climbing equipment.
Police spokesman Jim Sughrue says 26-year-old Robert William Kearns died around 7 p.m. Saturday. A witness said Kearns was about 30 feet in the air when he slipped from his harness and fell.
Sughrue says there is no indication of foul play.