Renville man dies in farm accident
RENVILLE – A 58-year-old man died Sunday afternoon in a farm accident in Flora Township, about eight miles south of Renville.
The Renville County Sheriff’s Office got a 911 call about a farm accident at 4:41 p.m. Sunday in the 75000 block of 250th Street. On arrival, emergency responders found Jeffrey H. Muetzel trapped under a corn head that fell off a combine when he was repairing it. Muetzel was pronounced dead at the scene, according to a sheriff’s office news release.
Responding agencies included Danube Police and Fire, Renville Fire/Rescue and Ambulance. The sheriff’s office and Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office, Ramsey, is investigating the accident.