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Man, 60, killed after tree fell through his home; first storm-related death reported in La.

2 years 10 months 2 weeks ago Monday, August 30 2021 Aug 30, 2021 August 30, 2021 2:22 PM August 30, 2021 in News
Source: WBRZ

PRAIRIEVILLE - A man died after tree fell through his home Sunday. 

The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office said a person was killed sometime around 8:30 p.m.. The incident was reported around LA 621 in Ascension Parish. 

The Department of Health said Sunday night that the victim was a 60-year-old man.

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The death is the first reported in the capital region as Hurricane Ida makes its way through southeast Louisiana. 

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