Man Dies In Johnston County After Tree Falls On Him
Posted May 13, 2003 9:07 a.m. EDT
JOHNSTON COUNTY, N.C. — A logging accident took the life of a man in Johnston County Monday morning.
Ricky Simmons was helping to clear land on Lynch Road off Highway 42 between Clayton and Wilson when he was killed by a falling tree.
Simmons was working with a logging group out of Kinston.
Officials with the Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration (OSHA) are investigating the accident.