Man Hurt in Farm Accident

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Jul 22, 2013 at 10:27 am

TODD COUNTY, Minn. (KNSI) - A rural Todd County man was hurt after his hand became caught in a piece of farm equipment.

The Todd County Sheriff's Office reports the incident happened on Friday just before 6:30 p.m. on Palomino Road in Germania Township.

Thomas Pickar of Verndale was attempting to clear a plugged blower on a chopper when his right hand was caught.

The extent of Pickar's injuries isn't known.

Bertha Ambulance, Bertha Fire and Rescue and the Eagle Bend Police Department assisted at the scene. 

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