WAUKON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a Canadian man has died after a large bale of hay fell on him in northeast Iowa.
The Allamakee County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old Brent Thomas Gardner, of Brantford, Ontario, was unloading large square bales of hay Tuesday in Waukon.
Gardner was unloading the bales from a semitrailer when one of them fell and hit him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities continue to investigate the accident.