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Logging accident ends in death
SWITZERLAND COUNTY, Ind. (WKRC) -- A logging accident claims the life of an Indiana man.
The Switzerland County Sheriff's office says Richard Hunter, of Osgood, was killed after being pinned beneath a fallen tree. He was working at a property off Drakes Ridge Road in Pleasant Township.
At around 11 Tuesday morning, the Sheriff says Hunter cut down a tree that fell into second tree. The Sheriff believes that when Hunter was trying to cut down the second tree, the first tree fell and hit him, pinning him underneath.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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