Death investigation underway in Logan County


OLMSTEAD, Ky. (WTVQ) – A death investigation is underway in Logan County after a man was found dead behind his house where he was attending to a small brush fire, according to Kentucky State Police.

Investigators say foul play is not suspected.

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The man was identified as 64-year old Michael Wilder, of Olmstead.  He was found around 1:45 p.m. Monday at the home on James Rose Road.

His cause of death is unknown, according to KSP.  An autopsy is scheduled at the State Medical Examiner’s Office.