Man dies while burning brush in yard

BULLOCH CO, GA (WTOC) - An Ellabell man is dead after a horrific accident at his home.

It happened Wednesday on Walter Williams Road in southern Bulloch County. William Dubose, 67, was burning brush from his yard. When his wife checked on him, she found him on their porch, burned and not breathing. Medics rushed to the home, but Dubose was dead.

Investigator Jared Akins of the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office said an autopsy showed no signs of foul play. The case remains under routine investigation.

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