Sheriff’s Office investigating after tree falls on man

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An investigation is underway in Lenoir County, following an accident in the Deep Run area. 

According to Sheriff Ronnie Ingram, a tree fell on a man Tuesday afternoon while he was cutting it. He died at the scene. 

The accident happened just before 4 p.m. near the intersection of Davis Mill and Perry Blizzard Roads. 

The victim’s name has not been released. 

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