Fatal logging accident in Monroe County

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.