At about 8:20 a.m.May 3, the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate the death of a 45-year-old man in a logging accident.
It occurred on Cook Road in the town of Constantia.
Jerald V. Platt, of Camden, was logging in the area when a tree he was cutting fell on him, deputies report.
Platt succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
The victim was taken to the Onondaga County Medical Examiner’s Office for a post mortem exam.
The incident remains under investigation.