Man dies in logging accident in SW Wisconsin

Posted: Saturday, May 17, 2014 --- 4:24 p.m.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man in a logging accident in southwestern Wisconsin.

A statement from the sheriff's office says it happened in the Town of Lafayette before 1 p.m. Saturday. Emergency responders arrived to find a 36-year-old man dead from being hit by a tree.

His name has not been released pending notification of relatives.

Copyright 2014: Associated Press


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