1 Killed, 1 Injured in Racine Co. Farm Accident

Posted: Friday, September 28, 2012 --- 9:00p.m.

TOWN OF BURLINGTON, Wis. (AP) -- One man is dead and another injured after a farm accident in Racine County.

The sheriff's office responded to a 911 call of people trapped under a piece of farm equipment about 2:30 p.m. Friday. Deputies went to the farm in the Town of Burlington and found two men in their 60s trapped underneath a tractor-combine.

One man was dead at the scene. The other was flown to a hospital.

Authorities continue to investigate but say it appears to be an accident.

Copyright 2012. The Associated Press.

NBC15 615 Forward Drive Madison, Wisconsin 53711 Business: 608-274-1515 Newsroom: 608-274-1500
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 171880261 - nbc15.com/a?a=171880261
Gray Television, Inc.