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Man falls into pool, drowns while doing yard work

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A local man's life was cut short after police say he accidentally fell into a pool while doing yard work. 

Police say the incident happened on Thursday night in the 1300 block of Meriwether Road.

Authorities believe an adult male accidentally fell into the backyard pool while doing yard work.

The man was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at the hospital.

Police say the man's death appears accidental, however the incident is still under investigation. 

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