Man Dies After Falling into Backyard Fire Pit

Troopers in Gaylord say a man is dead after he fell into a large backyard fire pit.

Police say on Sunday night shortly before 9 PM they responded to the man's home on Wilkinson Rd in Dover Township where they found the victim.

The 77-year-old man was attempting to add more wood to a large fire when he lost his balance and fell into the flames.

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