Officials investigating death at logging site

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NELSON COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- Officials are on the scene of an accident that has resulted in the death of a person at a logging site in Nelson County.

According to media partner Blue Ridge Life, officials have confirmed a 43-year-old man was found dead.

The accident occurred around 11 a.m. on White Mountain Road.

The investigator is still at the scene, but no information on what happened or the identity of the victim has been released at this time.

The Nelson County Sheriff's Office is coordinating an investigation into this apparent work-related accident with the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry and the Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

The company involved is based in Greenville in Augusta County.



 
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