Man Killed At Iowa Excavation Site

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

A 60-year-old Iowa man was killed at an excavation site near Colwell in northeast Iowa.

The victim has been identified as Dennis Knecht.

Rescuers were sent to the site about 4:20 p.m. Saturday. They
found Knecht trapped under a skid loader.

They attempted to revive him, and Knecht was taken to Floyd
County Medical Center in Charles City.

Knecht later died at the hospital.

The cause of the incident is being investigated.


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