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Henderson Man Dies in Logging Accident

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A logging accident in Sibley County on Friday claimed the life of a Henderson man.

The fatal accident happened a mile west of Henderson.

David John Bach was cutting branches with a chainsaw off a tree being held by a Bobcat with a grappler attached to it.

The tree slipped out of the grappler and swung around with a branch hitting Bach in the head.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His body has been sent to the Anoka County Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.