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TOWN OF HONEY CREEK – A Sauk County man is dead after being crushed under the tractor he was using to pack silage.

Rescue workers were called to the scene around 4 p.m. on Oct. 8 for the report of a man trapped under a farm tractor on Jacoby Road in the town of Honey Creek.

According to the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office, a Prairie du Sac man was operating a tractor on a feed bunk when the bunk wall collapsed, causing the tractor to roll over on its side, crushing the 72-year-old operator underneath.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene by the Sauk County Coroner’s Office. The name of the victim is being withheld at this time.

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