Canadian man killed by hay bale in Allamakee County

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Waukon, –  Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office says at approximately 7:24 pm, they received a report of a farm accident at 1095 State Hwy 9, Waukon, IA.

Brent Thomas Gardner, 43, of Brentford, Ontario, Canada was involved in unloading large square bales of hay from a semi trailer. During the unloading process Gardner was working near the trailer and a large bale of hay fell from the semi trailer, falling on him.  Gardner was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries sustained in the accident.

The Accident remains under investigation by the Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office.

Assisting at the scene was the Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office and Veterans Memorial Hospital.

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