MARYLAND

Maryland man falls to his death from water tower

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PASADENA, Md. (AP) - A Maryland man fell to his death from a water tower in Pasadena on Wednesday.

Officials from Anne Arundel County say 21-year-old Chad Weller of Stevensville was working on cellular communications equipment on the tower on Mountain Road on Wednesday afternoon when he fell.

Fire Department Division Chief Keith Swindle says the tower is behind a building that houses a police and fire station. Paramedics tried to resuscitate the man, but he was pronounced dead.

Officials say Maryland Occupational Safety and Health continues to investigate the incident.

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