The victim in a Dubuque County farm accident has been identified. The Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office says 41-year old Michael Deutmeyer of rural Dyersville was found inside a silo on his farm.
Deutmeyer was working alone inside a harvester silo when he became entangled in a sweep auger, which was being used to clean out the silo.
This is the third fatal farm accident in the Dyersville area in the last three years.
By Janelle Tucker, KMCH, Manchester