Whiteside County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a death in rural Morrison, Ill.

Deputies were called about 9:30 p.m., Tuesday, to a rural Morrison address for a report of a body found in a wooded area.

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Law officials say a 51-year-old Morrison man was cutting a tree when it fell on him, killing him.

The victim's name is being withheld pending the notification of family members.