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Man killed while working on farm near Paynesville

PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say a man working on a farm in Stearns County has died after he was hit by a front-end loader.

Authorities say the man was hit about 8 a.m. Wednesday on a farm in Zion Township. Sheriff's Chief Deputy Bruce Bechtold tells the St. Cloud Times the man was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead. He has not been identified.

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