Man killed in Rush Township logging accident

Philipsburg, PA – A 59 year old man died in a logging accident in Rush Township. According to the state police, the man was logging on a steep grade and dragging logs via a cable skidder. He had reeled out the cable from the winch to attach chokers to the cut timber. For unknown reasons the skidder started to travel and struck the man, crushing him against a tree.

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