07/12/2012 - Apparent Logging Accident Claims Woodland Man
On 7-12-12 around 7:30 AM, the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office responded for a death investigation. Brian Joseph Thomas (36 from Woodland Michigan) was found deceased underneath a tree by a co worker.
Thomas was employed by Thomas Logging LLC cutting timber for the land owner.
The initial investigation appears accidental in nature; an autopsy is scheduled at Sparrow Hospital.
The investigation remains open pending autopsy results.