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Man dies after tree falls on him

NEAR AKRON, Iowa (KTIV) -- A man is dead after authorities say a tree fell on top of him Monday night.

Plymouth County Sheriff Mike Van Otterloo says a man's body was discovered sometime after 7:00 on rural property just off Highway 3, east of Akron, Iowa.

Van Otterloo says the man was chain sawing trees on the property. His family hadn't heard from him in a while, and got concerned.

Van Otterloo says the man has been identified, but they are not releasing his name.

Online Reporter: Zach Tecklenburg

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