Sleepy Eye, MN (KROC-AM News)- A young man from southern Minnesota lost his life as the result of a farm implement accident Tuesday morning. 

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The Brown County Sheriff’s Office says dispatchers received multiple 911 calls regarding an individual involved in a work-related farm implement accident shortly before 8:45 a.m. The accident was reported at an implement dealership in rural southern Sleepy Eye, which is about 22 miles west of New Ulm. 

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Upon arrival first responders began treating 27-year-old Austin Brett Trebesch. The Sleepy Eye man was then transported to a nearby hospital where he died from his injuries. 

Brown County Sheriff's Office news release
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The fatal accident remains under investigation. The Brown County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry are leading the investigation into the deadly incident.

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