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Elderly Man Killed In Logging Accident In Breathitt Co.

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BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The Emergency Management Director in Breathitt County tells LEX 18 that an elderly man in the Quicksand area was killed in a logging accident.

The man was logging on his property when the tree fell, according to the Emergency Management Director. He said that first responders had to cross a creek and travel a good distance before recovering the victim. 

LEX 18 will update this story. 

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