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UPDATE: Two men transported from farm accident


LA PORTE CITY (KWWL) - Emergency crews were called out to a farm accident around 3 p.m. near La Porte City in Black Hawk County.

It happened near the intersection of Culver and Tama Roads just west of La Porte City.

According to the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office, 65-year-old Daryl McFarland had been attempting to unhook an implement from the tractor when it slipped out of gear and rolled over him. McFarland was initially transported to Covenant Hospital by Air Care. He was later transferred to the University of Iowa Hospital a short time later.

62-year-old Dennis Kahler was at the scene during the accident. Kahler was transported to Allen Hospital by ground ambulance after collapsing after the incident.

No word on the conditions of McFarland or Kahler.

Online News Director Nate Leding

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