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Fatal logging accident in Monroe County

Published On: May 19 2014 05:51:29 AM CDT
Updated On: May 19 2014 05:53:00 AM CDT
TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, Wis. (WKBT) -

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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