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Published June 27, 2012, 06:28 PM

Authorities identify man killed in cell tower fall

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Authorities have identified the North Dakota man who died after falling from a cell phone tower near Bemidji as 19 year-old Jeremy Froemke of Lisbon.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Authorities have identified the North Dakota man who died after falling from a cell phone tower near Bemidji as 19 year-old Jeremy Froemke of Lisbon. He worked for Midwest Steeplejacks based out of Fargo

Authorities got several 9-1-1 calls just before 6 last night about a communications tower climber who fell 153 feet to the ground in Solway. Froemke died at the scene.

Despite dispatch reports, Investigators determined Froemke was equipped with a safety harness when the accident happened.

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