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Merrill man remains in the hospital after logging accidentSubmitted: 03/20/2017
Merrill man remains in the hospital after logging accident
Story By Newswatch 12 News Team

MERRILL - A Merrill man remains in the hospital after being hurt in a logging accident.

According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department, the 77-year-old man was injured Thursday in the Town of Corning.


Family members found him hurt in the woods off Tower Road around 2 p.m. Thursday.

Firefighters from the Town of Corning helped to pull the man out from under a tractor.

A Medivac helicopter landed nearby, and the man was flown to Aspirus Wausau Hospital.

As of Sunday, he was in serious condition.

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