Coroner: Accident kills Caledonia man

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Todd Waldrop, 42, died after being hit by a tree he had cut down. The tree pinned him in two feet of water in north Lowndes County, according to the coroner.

Posted: Jan 9, 2020 10:43 AM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - An accident claimed the life of a Caledonia man Wednesday, according to Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant.

Todd Waldrop, 42, died after being hit by a tree he had cut down. The tree pinned him in two feet of water in north Lowndes County, according to the coroner.

Waldrop's wife and a friend looked for him after he did not return home from hunting and they found him Wednesday night.

Merchant did not indicate the official cause of death.

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