Martinsville man dies in tree cutting accident - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Martinsville man dies in tree cutting accident

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Martinsville Police say a city man died during a tree cutting accident on Tuesday.

According to Lt. J.R. Minter, several men were cutting a part of a large tree at a private home on Letcher Street.  Part of the tree fell on 53-year-old James Manuel Carter Jr.  He died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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