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Man dies after being pinned by a tractor in Trempealeau County

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Trempealeau County (WQOW) - In a press release, the Trempealeau County Sheriff's Department says 73 year old Ardell Schroeder died after being pinned beneath his tractor. 

Authorities say the Schroeder was trimming branches around a home on his tractor when the tractor overturned and pinned him. He was transported by a Mayo helicopter after being extracted by fire department personnel at the scene. He was pronounced dead by medical personnel.

The incident is still under investigation. 

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