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Police: Man fell from cell phone tower, found in construction zone

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

An investigation is underway after police believe a man fell to his death from a cell phone tower in Charlotte. His body was found on Wednesday morning.

According to police, the man's body was found by construction crews along the 200-block of South Kings Drive around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

This is across the street from The Metropolitan, in Charlotte's midtown area.

Police told WBTV they are trying to determine how far the man fell from the tower. They don't believe he was a utility worker.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers and the Crime Scene Investigation unit were on scene.

It is unclear why the man was at the site.

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