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Geneva man dies in farm accident

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GENEVA (AP) - Authorities say a man has died while working on a tractor in northern Iowa.

Chief Deputy Linn Larson with the Franklin County Sheriff's Office says 88-year-old Calvin Jansonius, of Geneva, was working alone Friday on a tractor pulling a silage chopper when he died.

Larson said some type of incident occurred with the machinery, but additional information was not available.

Jansonius was pronounced dead at the scene, the Mason City Globe Gazette reports.

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