Tenmile man fatally injured at logging site in Douglas County

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WINSTON, Ore. - A 57-year-old man died Tuesday morning at a logging site.

Dispatchers received a 911 call requesting medical assistance at 9:27 a.m.

The caller reported a man had been injured while working on a piece of equipment.

Richard Allen Smith of Tenmile died at the scene off Kent Creek Road, the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said.

The sheriff's office has notified Smith's family.

His death remains under investigation by the Douglas County Medical Examiner's Office.

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