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Perham man dies in farm accident

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Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401

PERHAM, Minn. (AP) — A 64-year-old man has died in a farm accident near Perham (PUR'-uhm).

Otter Tail County sheriff's officers say a family member found Danny Schroeer on the farm lying face-down and unresponsive Wednesday morning. A skid-steer loader was lodged against a fence post with its engine running and wheels turning.

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An ambulance crew tried to revive Schroeer, but he was pronounced dead in the emergency room.

Authorities say the loader rolled over Schroeer, fatally injuring him.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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