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25-year-old man killed after trench falls on him in Becker County identified

RICHWOOD, Minn. -- A 25-year-old man died Friday, June 30, after being trapped in a trench near here, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Department. Emergency crews responded to a 911 call shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, co-workers of t...

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RICHWOOD, Minn. - A 25-year-old man died Friday, June 30, after being trapped in a trench near here, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department.

Emergency crews responded to a 911 call shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, co-workers of the man were trying to free him after the wall of the trench collapsed at a farm in Callaway Township, the sheriff’s department said.

The man died after lifesaving efforts were performed, the sheriff’s department said.

The man has been identified as Donovan Leonard Weber of Ogema, MN.

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