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Elderly Man Crushed By Shed In Madison County

Elderly Man Crushed By Shed In Madison County

CREATED Apr 5, 2014

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. – A man in Madison County was killed Saturday when a shed collapsed on top of him.

Officials with the Madison County Sheriff's Office said 75-year-old Johnnie Woods, of Humboldt, was hired to tear down a shed at his neighbor's home.

The neighbor told police he left the home around 10 a.m. and when he returned three hours later, he discovered Woods' body underneath the structure.

Investigators said no apparent foul play was involved.

Woods was pronounced deceased at the scene.