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73-y-o falls from ackee tree, dies

Published:Saturday | August 16, 2014 | 7:18 PM

A senior citizen in St Elizabeth died this morning from injuries sustained when fell from an ackee tree at his home.

The police say around 8:30 this morning 73-year-old Austin Sinclair was attempting to pick ackees at his home in Comma Pen when he lost his balance and fell from the tree.

He sustained multiple injuries and was assisted to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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