Authorities: Western Oregon man dies after logging accident
MAPLETON, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a Springfield man died after a logging accident in western Oregon.
The Register-Guard reports 35-year-old Arturo Toral-Pacheco died Tuesday near Mapleton after the Lane County Sheriff’s Office says he likely fell from a height.
Search and rescue crews recovered his body about 200 yards (183 meters) down a steep embankment about 20 miles (32 kilometers) east of the state Highway 126 and Highway 36 junction.
The sheriff’s office says the death is under investigation.
Information from: The Register-Guard, http://www.registerguard.com