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Wis. man, 25, dies in tractor accident


A 25-year-old man is dead after a tractor rolled on top of him in western Wisconsin.

The Polk County sheriff's office says James Neidermire of rural New Richmond was plowing a field near a roadside ditch when the tractor got stuck.

Neidermire was trying to free the tractor and plow when they rolled over and killed him.

The accident happened in the Town of Farmington.

The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports a 911 caller reported the accident about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

When deputies arrived, they found the victim dead.

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