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Auger farm accident

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Jones County (KWWL) - A farm accident sends an eastern Iowa man to the hospital.

The Jones County Sheriff's Office says an Anamosa man was loading a semi trailer with corn using an auger.

When he exited the corn bin, he slipped, trapping both feet in the auger.

The victim, 49-year-old James Luckstead was air lifted to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

His condition has not been released.

 

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