Combine a total loss after Sheffield fire

SHEFFIELD, Iowa – Authorities say a combine is a total loss after a fire in a bean field just east of 20625 110th St. in Sheffield on Monday evening.

Those with the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office say it happened around 9 p.m. The 2004 John Deere 9400 combine is owned by Gregory and Marilee Jones, of Sheffield, and was being driven by their farmhand, 72-year-old Terrell Juhl, of Hansell, while combining beans.

The combine was a total loss and the Dougherty Fire Department responded to extinguish the blaze. The driver was not hurt.

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