Fatal logging accident in Monroe County
Updated On: May 19 2014 05:53:00 AM CDT
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal logging accident.
It happened at around 1 p.m. Saturday on Eckberg Avenue in the Township of Lafayette.
The Sheriff's Office says emergency personnel arrived at the scene, and found the body of a 36 year old man. He was hit and killed by a tree.
The victim's name isn't being released at this time, pending notification of family.
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