Logging accident claims a life in Sabine Parish

33 year old Casey S. Cooper died in a logging accident at a Turtle Beach Road logging site. Cooper was clearing logs ahead of his crew’s arrival on Wednesday. He was working with his girlfriend who was listening to the sound of his chainsaw to monitor his progress. The accident happened when Cooper cut down a 100 foot tree and it began tumbling down a hill. He tried to outrun the tree but it rolled on top of him, pinning him face down on the ground. Cooper was pronounced dead at the scene.

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