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Authorities say Mitchell County man killed in Nebraska farm accident

The Cass County Sheriff's Office says the man became pinned between a tractor tire and a machine he was trying to attach to the tractor.

Posted: Sep. 13, 2018 7:18 AM
Updated: Sep. 13, 2018 7:19 AM

MURRAY, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say an Iowa man died in an accident involving a tractor in eastern Nebraska.
The accident occurred Tuesday evening, about 3 miles (5 kilometers) southeast of Murray. The Cass County Sheriff's Office says the man became pinned between a tractor tire and a machine he was trying to attach to the tractor.
The sheriff's office says the man already was dead when deputies and medics arrived. He's been identified as 61-year-old Richard Kruse. He lived in McIntire, Iowa.

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