MI man dies while building hunting tree stand

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ENSLEY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State Police say that a Sand Lake man has died after falling from a hunting tree stand.

State police say 39-year-old Domingo Castro Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene Saturday afternoon in Ensley Township in Newaygo County. Police say they received a 911 call reporting that Castro had fallen and that CPR was in progress.

Troopers say Castro was building a tree stand with friends and family when he lost his balance and fell from the top of the tree stand.