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Man falls 225 feet to his death in Meridian.

May 3, 2017


At approximately seven o’clock last night, metro ambulance had received a call that someone had fallen off of a cell phone tower.  Upon arrival, they found a Mr. Chris Runyard from Ohio, who had fallen approximately 228 feet to his death.


Clayton Cobler the Lauderdale County coroner said that the man’s body has been sent to Pearl, Mississippi for an autopsy and OSHA is currently investigating the fall.





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