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Man Dies After Fall from Tree in Bel Air

Elkton resident Tommy Gray Kyger fell about 45 feet from a tree he was trimming Saturday morning.

Man Dies After Fall from Tree in Bel Air Man Dies After Fall from Tree in Bel Air

Elkton resident Tommy Gray Kyger, 31, died Saturday afternoon of injuries he received after falling from a tree earlier in the day, according to a statement from the Harford County Sheriff's Office.

Kyger, an employee of Bane's Tree and Lawn Service, had been trimming trees in the 900 block of Holland Road around 11:30 a.m. when he fell about 45 feet to the ground, according to officials.

He received life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, where he died of his injuries shortly before 1 p.m., according to the statement.

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