Logging accident under investigation

July 09, 2019 05:49 AM

The death of a Saratoga County man involved in a logging accident is under investigation.    

NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post Star report 24-year old Martin Baylies Junior, of the town of Day, was working for broken branch tree removal in Broadalbin.


The crew was getting ready to wrap up for the day and Baylies was guiding one of the last logs down from a crane, when he was electrocuted.     

OSHA is investigating the incident, and says the investigation can take up to six months.


WNYT staff

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