Man Killed in Tree Cutting Accident

by Kelly Mills on July 13, 2011 at 7:36 am

A Coshocton County man is dead after an accident cutting down a tree.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office, first responders were called to 44711 County Road 58 around 8:45 this morning. There they discovered 65-year-old Billy Leedy with a severe laceration he received while cutting a tree that had blown down in an earlier wind storm.

Leedy was pronounced dead on the scene by EMS and County Coroner Dr. Robert Gwinn.