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Man dies after fall from Codorus Twp. roof
A Lancaster County man died after falling off a roof in Codorus Township on Thursday, April 26, according to the York County Coroner's Office.
The coroner's office said Stephen Smoker, 29, of Kirkwood, was working to put a roof on a hog barn at a family member's property in the 3000 block of Buffalo Valley Road around 1:45 p.m. when he fell about 20 feet and landed on a concrete floor.
Smoker was flown to York Hospital from the scene. His condition deteriorated there, and he died at 8:39 p.m., the coroner's office said.
Smoker's cause of death was blunt-force trauma to the head and thoracic spine injuries, with the manner accidental.
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