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Accident: 125635.015 - Logging Employee Is Struck And Killed By Falling Tree

Accident: 125635.015 -- Report ID: 0522500 -- Event Date: 04/22/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1473160.01504/23/2020Millcreek Lumber, Llc
At 2:30 p.m. on April 22, 2020, an employee was working for a firm that operated a sawmill. He was logging trees to send to the sawmill. He was felling trees wi th a chainsaw. He was removing a small tree that was in the fall path of a large tree. The small tree fell, striking a dead tree. The dead tree fell back toward the employee and struck him in the head. The employee suffered blunt force trau ma injury to his head. He was killed.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, chain saw, falling object, head, logger, logging, sawmill, struck by, tree
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1473160.015 33 M Fatality

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