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Man injured in logging accident

A logging accident this afternoon has sent one man to the hospital. The accident took place just after 12:30 this afternoon.

Emergency personnel responded to Fox Creek Road east of Carlotta. Captain Kevin Burke of the Carlotta Volunteer Fire Department said the injured logger was located 400 feet down a hillside and sustained head and leg injuries. He was transported by ambulance to St. Joseph Hospital. the cause of the accident is under investigation.