Wisconsin man killed in tree-cutting accident

5:44 PM, Nov 11, 2013   |    comments
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TOWN OF FRANKLIN, Wis. - A Manitowoc County man who was injured in a tree-cutting accident over the weekend has died.

A WOMT-AM report says 73-year old Lee Fischer was cutting down a tree Saturday about 9:15 a.m. when part of the tree fell on him.

The Whitelaw man was taken to a hospital, where he died. Autopsy results released Monday say he had injuries to his chest and spinal cord.

No foul play is suspected

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