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Columbus man dies from falling tree limb

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COLUMBUS, Ga. -

A Columbus man has died after being hit in the head by a tree limb.

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said Christopher Hartin was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon at the Medical Center. Hartin was cutting a tree limb at his home Monday when the limb swung down and hit him in the head.

The coroner says Hartin died of blunt force trauma to the head and no autopsy is planned.

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