Coroner: Jacksonville man dies after tree falls

By Gary Scott on April 29, 2015 at 9:24am

A Jacksonville man was killed in an apparent chainsaw accident last night.

Morgan County Coroner Jeff Lair says 59-year-old Bruce Taylor was using a chainsaw on a tree when the tree fell onto him, causing immediate death due to massive head injury.

Lair says the accident happened on Clayton Road northeast of Jacksonville at around 7 p-m Tuesday.

Buchanan and Cody Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.