Man dies in fall from NC cell tower

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COATS, N.C. -- A man died in Harnett County Monday afternoon when authorities say he fell from a cell tower.

The incident occurred at a tower located just off Highway 55.

The man who died has been identified as John Dailey of Georgia.

Authorities say Dailey and another contractor were working on the tower when Dailey lost his balance.

They say harnesses were found near the tower, but it was not clear if Dailey was wearing one.

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