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Thomas Co. man killed by falling tree

METCALF (WALB) - A Thomas County was killed Wednesday while cutting a tree.

45-year-old James Hasty of Metcalf was helping a friend saw a tree on Harvell Lane around 10 o'clock AM.

Officials say the top part of the tree was dead.

It broke off and fell on Hasty.

He was rushed to Archbold Hospital where he was pronounced dead from head injuries.

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