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Officials ID man killed on farm

The 52-year-old male killed Friday in a farm accident in Polk County was identified Sunday as Albert Joe Miller of Crookston, Minn. A hay bale fell off a loader and onto Miller shortly before 3 p.m. on Friday as he was moving hay with a tractor o...

The 52-year-old male killed Friday in a farm accident in Polk County was identified Sunday as Albert Joe Miller of Crookston, Minn.

A hay bale fell off a loader and onto Miller shortly before 3 p.m. on Friday as he was moving hay with a tractor on a farm about six miles west of Crookston, according to a news release from the Polk County Sheriff's Department.

Miller was trapped under the bale and pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators believe the incident was an accident, the release said.

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