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June 20, 2019


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Contact: Sheriff Brian C. Hill • 785.251.2202

Tree Trimmer Accident

Deputies were called to the 3700 block of NW Humphrey Rd around 8:45am today where an employee of Capital City Tree Care was involved in a tree trimming accident.

Cory B Harr, 31, of Topeka, died as a result of the tree trimming accident. The Soldier Township Fire Dept assisted at the scene.

The incident is still under investigation.

Let’s make Topeka the Safest Capital City in America.

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