Man dead in apparent farming accident

File Photo.
File Photo.

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – A man is dead after a farming accident in DeKalb County Thursday morning.

Police were called to the 1800 block of County Road 59 around 3:40 a.m. When they arrived, they found a man pinned between a tractor and a metal beam. No one witnessed the accident and how it happened is not yet clear.

The investigation is ongoing and the name of the victim will not be released until family members are notified. This article will be updated if more information is released. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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