11-year-old boy killed in farm accident

2010-10-21T17:00:00Z 2010-10-21T17:06:37Z 11-year-old boy killed in farm accidentThe Associated Press The Associated Press
October 21, 2010 5:00 pm  • 

WETONKA -- An 11-year-old boy has died in a farm accident in north-central South Dakota.

The Aberdeen American News reports that Christen Wollman of rural McPherson County died Tuesday evening.

McPherson County Sheriff Dave Ackerman says the boy was trying to climb onto the steps of a combine while it was running, but slipped and was run over.

The accident happened four miles northwest of Wetonka.

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