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December 11, 2014 at 2:03 PM

Wind fells tree, killing homeless man in tent in Southern Oregon

The Associated Press PORTLAND — Authorities in Southern Oregon say high wind toppled a tree Thursday that killed a homeless man sleeping in a tent along the Pacific Crest Trail. The Medford Mail Tribune reported the man’s son called authorities about 5:30 a.m. The Jackson County sheriff’s office said 40-year-old Phillip Crosby complained of difficulty breathing and died…

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