Logger injured on Prince of Wales Island

Keete Inlet, Alaska (KINY) - An Idaho man was hospitalized when a tree fell on top of him Monday.

A dispatch from Alaska State Troopers said Michael Coons, 45, was working at a logging camp in Keete Inlet when the incident occurred shortly after 10 am.

Troopers reported an MH-60 Jayhawk Helicopter from US Coast Guard Air Station Sitka picked up the man and transported him to Ketchikan Medical Center for further treatment.



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