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UPDATE: Man killed by falling tree at New Buffalo golf course

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Bruce Florine Bruce Florine
Dunes Club & Golf Course in New Buffalo in June 2011 Dunes Club & Golf Course in New Buffalo in June 2011

Powerful winds led to tragedy on a Michiana golf course today.

A 53-year-old Chicago man died this morning while playing at Dunes Club and Golf Course in New Buffalo.

According to the Chicago Tribune, high winds blew a tree on top of Bruce Florine, hitting him in the head and killing him instantly.

Friends say he was a Michigan native.

Florine worked for the PGA tour and was preparing for next year's Ryder Cup in the Chicago area.

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