Man Falls From Cell Phone Tower In Beltrami County

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012 at 12:34 pm

Man falls from cell phone tower in Beltrami County.

Tuesday evening a 19-year-old man who had been atop a cell phone tower in Beltrami County, fell over 150 feet to the ground.  Several 911 calls flooded the Sheriff’s office just before 6pm reporting that a tower climber had fallen near Solway.

The man, who happens to be from North Dakota, was killed immediately on impact. The man’s name is being withheld until family members become notified.

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