NEAR ELGIN, Minn. (FOX47) — An Elgin man was killed in a farm accident on Wednesday night west of Elgin.
According to the Olmsted County Sheriff’s Office, 36-year-old Nathan Holtegaard was killed after he was pinned under a corn picker he was working on.
Deputies said a family member found him pinned under the machine around 10 p.m. and called 911. A forklift was used to lift the machine off of Holtegaard.
First responders attempted life-saving measures but were not successful. Holtegaard was pronounced dead at the scene.