Death Trap: Cleveland Man Killed in Freak Accident

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - An Elyria man was killed in the Rocky River Reservation when a tree cracked and fell on him.

64-year old Anthony Flauto was walking on the All Purpose Trail in the Lagoon Picnic area when the freak accident happened.

Flauto was rushed to Southwest General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Metro Parks police is investigating what may have caused the tree snap.

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