A West Virginia metropolis councilman died final week after a tree fell onto his automobile as he drove his son house from soccer, a report stated.
The freak accident final Wednesday on Greenbrier Avenue in Charleston, West Virginia left John Kennedy Bailey useless, in accordance with town’s mayor, Amy Shuler Goodwin.
Bailey served on town council in Charleston and his dying shocked his colleagues.
“I spent many an evening speaking with John within the Metropolis Corridor parking storage lengthy after council conferences had ended,” Mayor Goodwin recalled in a press release posted to Fb.
“We’d speak about how we might sort things—make issues higher. He was humorous and enjoyable. He was relaxed however motivated. He was somebody you wished in your group, and we liked him so very a lot,” the mayor stated.
Bailey was married with three youngsters, WCHS reported.
“He’s irreplaceable. He’s a type of those who don’t come alongside day-after-day,” Bailey’s buddy, Bernie Layne, advised the information outlet.
“It sounds cliché to say that, however John is a as soon as in a lifetime man. He was a personality, however a very good character,” stated Layne.