A man thought to have been missing in western Minnesota was found dead Monday in a grain bin, according to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called at about 4:40 p.m. to the 3100 block of 480th Street in Yellow Medicine County on a report of a missing person.
In this week’s “Season of Hope,” WCCO takes a trip back to Westbrook. In October, WCCO’s John Lauritsen went to a fund-raiser for Kate Jorgenson, an 11-year-old girl who lost her left arm in a farming accident last summer. On one of the snowiest nights of the year, WCCO’s John Lauritsen returned to deliver a big surprise to Kate and her family.
A 69-year-old Greenwald, Minn. man has died after being struck by a large front loader on a central Minnesota farm Wednesday morning, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.
An 11-year-old boy was injured after he was run over by a wagon being driven by another boy at a farm in Bellevue Township, Minn. Monday evening. The incident happened at about 7:45 p.m., according to the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office.
A Wisconsin man died in St. Croix County Tuesday evening after falling into a hay baler.
A 64-year-old man has died in a farm accident near Perham.
Olmstead County authorities say an Amish teen has died of severe head injuries he suffered in a farm accident earlier this week.
A 19-month-old child is dead after a farm accident in Clark County.
A 10-year-old boy suffered serious injuries when he became trapped in an auger at a farm in Stearns County.