Posted: Tuesday, 24 September 2013 8:28AM

Wentworth man dies in farming accident Monday

A Wentworth man died in an accident on his farm Monday afternoon.  The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said 58-year-old David Feige of rural Wentworth died when a corn head for a combine fell on him.  Sheriff Tim Walburg said Feige was working under the corn head preparing it for the upcoming harvest season when one of the jacks he was using gave way and it landed on him, trapping him underneath it.  Walburg said Feige died at the scene of the accident.  The call came in around 4:45 Monday afternoon and several local emergency personnel responded.

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