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Dubuque man killed by hay bale

A Dubuque man died Wednesday after a hay bale fell on top of him.

The Harvey County Sheriff's Office says 51-year-old Dennis Augustin was unloading large, round bales from a truck around 9:30 a.m. when 13 of them fell off.

Augustin was trapped under one of them and was pronounced dead around 10:30 a.m.

The accident happened about five miles east of Newton, Kansas.

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