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Man killed by falling tree in Jamul

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JAMUL, Calif. (AP) — A man has been crushed to death by a tree he was cutting down in San Diego County.

U-T San Diego says the 69-year-old man was using a chain saw to cut an oak tree in Jamul shortly before noon Monday when it fell on him.

The man suffered blunt-force trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name hasn't been released.

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