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Update: Carlotta logging accident

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CARLOTTA- We have more details about the logging accident in Carlotta that sent a man to the hospital.

Captain Kevin Burke of the Carlotta Volunteer Fire Department says the accident took place on Fox Creek Road just after 12:30 p.m. yesterday.  Fire officials say a carriage fell on the man, pinning his leg to the ground, and causing injuries to the man’s head as well.  Fire officials say the accident took place 400 feet down the hillside. The injured man was transported to Saint Joseph Hospital.