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Dairy Mechanic Killed Following Tractor Accident

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By Paul Johnson

Wendell, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) - A mechanic working on a farm tractor was killed about 12:21 Tuesday afternoon. Gooding County Sheriff Shaun Gough said Cecilio Garcia Gaucin, 45, of Wendell died when a Silage Pit Tractor ran over him. The accident happened at a Dairy located at 2750 South and 1500 East in Gooding County. The victim was working on the tractor when it suddenly started. The tractor came to rest in a nearby Silage pile. Sheriff Gough said no one was nearby but several witnessed the event. His office isn’t planning any criminal investigation.


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