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Posted at 9:19 PM ET, 09/21/2010

Man dies after fall from hunting stand

By Erica Johnston

A 44-year-old Maryland man was fatally injured Monday when he apparently fell from an elevated stand while hunting, the Maryland Natural Resources Police said.

They said the death of Dennis Arthur Siler, of Port Deposit, which occurred in the Elkton, Md. area, was the second fatal tree-stand hunting accident since the Sept. 15 start of bow season for deer.

The Natural Resources Police said Siler had been hunting from a portable climbing stand 30 feet high.

-- Martin Weil

By Erica Johnston  | September 21, 2010; 9:19 PM ET
Categories:  Crime and Public Safety, Maryland  
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@Jony, Sorry to hear about your friend, What your friend needs is a consultation with a personal injury lawyer, here is the one that I know of who offers no charge consultation, hope he feels better soon

Posted by: tomle21 | September 22, 2010 4:02 AM | Report abuse

re: tomle21
AMBULANCE CHASING on fatal accident stories. Now I've seen everything. Some lawyers are the worst PR people on the planet.

Posted by: kls1 | September 22, 2010 11:51 AM | Report abuse

I'm guessing he was not wearing a climbing harness? Sad.

Posted by: Hk45 | September 22, 2010 2:31 PM | Report abuse

Kill. All. The. Lawyers.

Posted by: jiji1 | September 22, 2010 4:56 PM | Report abuse

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