Black Hawk County sheriff’s officials identified the victim as 36-year-old Christopher Holman. According to authorities, Holman was operating farm equipment when the accident occurred around 3:30 p.m.
Officials say it appears Holman got caught by moving parts as he was attempting to break items loose from the machinery.
The accident happened on a dairy farm on the southern edge of Waterloo.
(By Elwin Huffman, KOEL, Waterloo)