Man dies after altercation at Giles County bar

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MINOR HILL, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Giles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after a man died following an altercation Sunday.

According to a release, Marty Harrison of Alabama may have been involved in a domestic dispute with his wife at Beer Gut Bar, located after 100 miles south of Nashville.

Authorities said a bystander saw the dispute and attempted to intervene.

A brief altercation then ensued between Harrison, 34, and the bystander.

At some point, Harrison fell to the ground and lost consciousness.

Witnesses attempted life-saving measures, but were unsuccessful.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine Harrison’s cause of death.

The investigation is ongoing.

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