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Canadian man dies after hay bale falls in Waukon

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WAUKON (AP) -

Authorities say a Canadian man has died after a large bale of hay fell on him in northeast Iowa.

Brent Thomas Gardner, 43, of Brantford, Ontario, was unloading large square bales of hay Tuesday in Waukon, the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office said.

Gardner was unloading the bales from a semitrailer when one of them fell and hit him.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities continue to investigate the accident.

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