DISTRICT TWP., Pa. - State police and the Berks County coroner's office are investigating a deadly hunting incident in eastern Berks County.

State police said a man fell from a tree stand and died. It happened in a wooded area between Conrad and Treichler roads in District Township, near the Hereford Township line.

Police appeared to be meeting behind a property off Conrad Road, near Huffs Church Road.

The 911 call was made around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

The death comes four days into the start of rifle deer hunting season in Pennsylvania.

Authorities said they expect to release more information Wednesday.