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UPDATE: Man killed while repairing tractor identified

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DURANGO, Iowa (AP) -

UPDATE:

Authorities have identified the man who was killed while repairing a tractor in Dubuque County Monday afternoon.

The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says 84-year-old Cletus Klein was run over by a tractor after it slipped into gear. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

53-year-old Randy Klein was also run over by the tractor.  He was taken to a nearby hospital then transferred to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for additional treatment.

No word on his condition.

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Authorities say one man was killed and another injured while repairing a tractor in Dubuque County.

The accident occurred around 2 p.m. Monday at a farm in rural Durango. The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says the tractor slipped into gear during the repairs and ran over the two men.

One man was pronounced dead at the scene. The other man has been taken to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Their names haven't been released.

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