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Cottonwood farmer injured in tractor roll-over


WOOD LAKE - An 82-year-old Yellow Medicine County man was injured Sunday when a tractor tipped over on him as he was raking hay south of Wood Lake.

Roger Rebers, of rural Cottonwood, was raking hay in a road ditch when he hit a culvert that caused the tractor to roll over.

Rebers was pinned under the tractor.

Emergency crews rescued Rebers from underneath the tractor and he was taken by ambulance to the Granite Falls Hospital.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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