A man is dead after a logging accident in Menominee County. It happened Tuesday just after 7 p.m. in the woods of CR 577 in Mellon Township.

68-year-old John Goffin of Wallace was killed in the accident. The Menominee County Sheriff’s Office says he was hauling a load of logs on his skidder down a snow and ice covered hill. It slid and overturned on its side.

The man was pinned and he died at the scene.