Boone County farmer crushed to death in freak accident

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A Boone County man was killed Monday night when a piece of farm machinery fell upon and crushed him.

Deputies from the Boone County Sheriff’s Office were called to the 18000 block of Beaverton Road in rural Boone County to learn that a bush-hog style mower had fallen on a 72-year-old man.

No foul play is suspected.

An autopsy has been scheduled for May 2nd.

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