Worker dies after being struck in the head by log in Lockport

38 year old Brad T. Harders of Genoa was killed when he was struck in the head by a log. Police responded to Homer Tree Service and found a man bleeding heavily from the head. Harders was cutting logs into boards with a saw mill when he was struck. The saw mill did not appear to malfunction. Harders was employed by Total Staffing and was working for J & M Wood Products, according to a statement from OSHA. He was not an employee of Homer Tree Service.

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