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Iowa Woman Dies After Being Attacked By Cow

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(credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

(credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

URBANA, Iowa (AP) – A woman has died after being attacked by a cow on her farm near Urbana.

The Benton County sheriff’s office told KCRG-TV that 60-year-old Jean Fee was feeding the cows Saturday afternoon when one of them attacked her. She died at a Cedar Rapids hospital.

KGAN-TV reports deputies stood guard to keep cows from rescuers at they attended to Fee.

Fee was with her 23-month-old grandson when the attack happened, but authorities say he wasn’t hurt.

The sheriff’s office says family members haven’t had trouble with the cows before.

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