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UPDATE: Farming accident victim identified

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UPDATE: Farming accident victim identified
Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

The victim from Friday's morning farming accident has been identified.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department announced Monday that Gailynn R. Poston, 60, was the victim, in a press release.

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Around 8:20 a.m. Friday, the Sheriff's Department was notified of a tractor rollover with a man trapped underneath at N5939 860th St.

Upon arrival, it was found that Poston passed away due to the accident. It was later found that he was moving a round hay bale with his tractor before it overturned and trapped him underneath.

The Sheriff's Department was assisted on scene by Ellsworth Ambulance and Fire Departments.

Mr. Poston's funeral has been set for 11 a.m. Thursday at Hill Funeral Home in Ellsworth.

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