Homer man dies in logging camp accident

Posted: Thursday, January 27, 2011

AFOGNAK ISLAND — A 47-year-old Homer man was killed at a logging camp on Afognak Island.

Alaska State Troopers say Daniel. T. Messer was killed while working on a coil of steel cable.

Troopers say he was discovered pinned between the coil and its shipping container.

Troopers took a report on the incident Tuesday afternoon.

Afognak Island is north of Kodiak Island.

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