Campbell County man dies in logging accident

Campbell County man dies in logging accident


CARYVILLE (WATE) - A Campbell County man died Thursday in a logging accident.

Deputies say around 4 p.m. Thursday Gary Phillips called 911 and said his brother Terry Phillips was trapped under a tree.

The pair were logging timber in the Beech Fork area of Stoney Fork. Terry Phillips was cutting a tree and it started to fall, but the 55-year-old wasn't able to get out of the way in time.

Deputies say he died at the scene.

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