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May 22, 2014 at 5:57 AM

Washington man, 18, killed in logging accident

CHEHALIS  (AP) — The Lewis County sheriff’s office says an 18-year-old Winlock, Washington, man has been killed in a logging accident. Chief Deputy Stacy Brown says the young man was preparing logs to be hauled out of a logging operation on Green Diamond property in Chehalis when a piece of equipment was lowered Wednesday, accidentally crushing…

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May 21, 2014 at 4:37 PM

Man killed in Chehalis logging accident

The Associated Press CHEHALIS — The Lewis County sheriff’s office says an 18-year-old Winlock man has been killed in a logging accident. Chief Deputy Stacy Brown says the young man was preparing logs to be hauled out of a logging operation on Green Diamond property in Chehalis when a piece of equipment was lowered Wednesday, accidentally crushing him. Brown…

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April 12, 2013 at 12:59 PM

Injured logger airlifted from Stanwood area

A 25-year-old man injured in a logging accident in North Snohomish County this morning was airlifted to an Everett hospital, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. The accident happened at the Pilchuck Tree Farm, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release which did not detail the accident nor the logger’s injuries. The Sheriff’s Office, assisting local…

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July 24, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Man killed in logging accident in Skagit County

A 48-year-old Concrete man was killed in a logging accident northeast of Darrington yesterday, according to the Skagit County sheriff’s office. The man, whose name was not released, was working off State Route 530 near the end of the Sauk Prairie Road in rural Skagit County. Details of the accident, which occurred around 1 p.m., weren’t available….

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