US Coast Guard airlifts injured logger off Coos Mountain

Coquille, OR – A 37-year-old logger was rescued after he was struck by a tree Friday afternoon.

A Coast Guard aircrew responded to the injured logger 17 miles east of Coos Bay, on Coos Mountain around 12:22 PM. The man suffered head and torso injuries.

He was transported to PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield. His condition is unknown.

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