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  • Tree falls on Yelm man, he lives to tell the tale

    Yelm logger Walter Reichel was crushed by a falling tree, but the quick response of his family, friends and emergency crews have him on the road to a complete recovery.

Yelm logger Walter Reichel was crushed by a falling tree, but the quick response of his family, friends and emergency crews have him on the road to a complete recovery. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com
Yelm logger Walter Reichel was crushed by a falling tree, but the quick response of his family, friends and emergency crews have him on the road to a complete recovery. Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com

‘I remember looking back and thinking: I’m not going to make it — the tree’s going to get me.’

July 07, 2017 10:01 PM