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.

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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.


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