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Man dies at logging site

A man who died on Monday following a logging accident near Nelson has been identified.

The BC Coroners Service says it was 36-year-old Kyle Levy of Balfour.

He was working as a chokerman on a logging site off the Smallwood Creek Forest Service Road when he was struck by a tree.

The incident happened just after 8 a.m. on May 26. Levy was deceased at the scene.

His death is still under investigation by the BC Coroners Service, WorksafeBC and the RCMP.


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