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Man dies in tree-trimming fall in west Wichita

A 41-year-old man died Sunday after he fell more than 20 feet while trimming a tree, police said.

The man was cutting limbs at about 12:20 p.m. Sunday in the 4400 block of West 11th when he fell 24 feet to the ground, Lt. James Espinoza said. That’s near 13th and Zoo Boulevard.

He struck his head on concrete and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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