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Sylvester man dies from cell tower fall

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CARY, NC (WALB) -

A Sylvester man has died after falling off of a cell phone tower he was working on.

It happened around 5:15 p.m. Monday, just south of Coats, NC on Highway 55.

Our affiliate WTVD says John Dailey, 49, was attempting to hook a carabiner to his safety harness when he fell 200 feet to the ground from the tower.

According to his Facebook page, he has recently been living in Cary, NC, near Raleigh.

WTVD reports he was a 1982 graduate of Worth County High School.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

 

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