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Midland Co. Hunter Dies In Fall From Tree Stand

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An autopsy Wednesday will help police figure out what killed a hunter Tuesday.

Deputies believe he fell from his tree stand and died from his injuries.

The hunting accident happened Tuesday night in Midland County.

His family called police when Edward Planer didn't return home from hunting after dark.

Family members found him laying on the ground about 30 feet beneath his tree stand and called emergency responders.

Planer died at the scene.