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UPDATE: Names released in Allamakee County farming accident

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ALLAMAKEE COUNTY (KWWL) -

UPDATE:  According to the sheriff's office, 55-year-old Richard Weber, Jr., of Lansing, was killed in the accident.  52-year-old Christopher Weber, of Lansing, suffered serious injuries.  

It happened at a home in the 2000 block of Mays Prairie Drive.

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One person is dead after a farming accident in Allamakee County.

According to the sheriff's office, a 52-year-old man got trapped while working on a forage wagon.  He was removed by emergency responders and taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

A second person, a 50-year-old man, was also caught in the machine but did not survive.  The names of the victims have not been released at this time.

The accident remains under investigation.

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