HUNTER DEATH: Man Falls From Tree Stand

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says a southeast Iowa man is dead after a weekend hunting accident.

Authorities say 38-year-old Clint Lawrence was hunting deer near Mount Pleasant Saturday, when he fell from a tree stand.

The DNR says the Vinton man was discovered around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. It appears he fell about 17 feet.

The DNR is looking into the incident.