SHOW LOW, Ariz — A 61-year-old man was found dead after he was reported missing when he went into the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests in eastern Arizona to cut wood.
Greg Foster was found dead on Forest Service Road 24 near Big Lake, forest officials announced Wednesday.
Foster died when he received fatal injuries from a falling tree he had cut, officials said. His cause of death has been determined as an accident.
Foster was reported missing by his wife early Tuesday after he went to cut wood in the Wallow Fire fuelwood permit area the morning before and wasn't heard from.