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Authorities released name of man killed by fallen tree

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) – Investigators have released the name of the man killed in a bizarre accident Friday in Hinds County.

Hinds County Sheriff's Department Captain Steve Pickett identified the victim as Terry Cagle of Richardson Road in Bolton.

Around 2:30 Friday investigators said a tree fell on the truck Cagle was driving on east Cox Ferry Road.

That's located in the Brownsville community, west of Flora.

Cagle, whose age was not released, died at the scene.

He was the only one inside the vehicle.

The tree fell onto the roadway during a day of steady rain; however, officials have not released a cause of why it actually fell.

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