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Oakley Man Killed In Farm Implement Accident


By Brittany Cooper

Oakley, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) An Oakley man was killed in a farming accident Friday afternoon.

Cassia County Sheriff Deputies responded to the scene at 2013 South, 100 East to a report of a farm implement accident.

Sheriff Jay Heward says 71-year old Wade Zollinger was digging post holes with a tractor and auger, when he became entangled in the auger.

He died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

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