A Coos Bay man is dead following a logging accident near Hubbard Creek Road in Umpqua Monday, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

Arcadio Garcia-Martinez, 50, died after lifesaving efforts by emergency personnel and others on scene failed.

The dispatch center received a call about the accident around 1:02 p.m.

The Douglas County Medical Examiner's Office is investigating the death.

In 2017, five logging-related deaths were reported in Oregon.

Saphara Harrell can be reached at 541-957-4216 or sharrell@nrtoday.com. Or on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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Saphara Harrell is the crime and public safety reporter for The News-Review. She previously worked at The World in Coos Bay. Follow her on Twitter @daisysaphara.

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