WHITESBURG, Ky. (WEHT)- Authorities say a man has been killed while cutting trees in eastern Kentucky. State police said in a statement that they were notified Saturday morning of a logging accident in Letcher County.
An investigation found that a tree cut by workers got stuck in the top of another tree and later fell and struck 25-year-old David Michael Thomas.
The Knott County man received fatal injuries. No one else was hurt. Police were continuing to investigate.
(This story was originally published on January 13, 2020)