WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (AP) – Deputies called to search for a missing man discovered the man had died while trying to cut down a tree on his land in southern Kentucky.
Searchers found the body
of 65-year-old Peter Schofield on his land on Youngs Ferry Road around noon
Tuesday afternoon. His wife had called for help when he didn't return home
after leaving the house Tuesday morning.
Warren County Sheriff's Major Tommy Smith
said dozens of searchers were combing the rugged 187-acre tract when they found
Schofield's body. He had been struck by a tree he was felling.
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