Man Dies After Bale of Hay Falls on Him

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By Katie Stinson

MONONA, Iowa (AP) - A man operating a tractor in northeast Iowa has died after a bale of hay fell on him.

The Allamakee County Sheriff's Office says the 63-year-old man was operating a tractor in a field and moving large round bales of hay. At some point, a bale of hay on the front loader of the tractor rolled back and fell on the man.

Additional information was not available. Authorities have not released the man's name.

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