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Two men killed in farm hay bale accident in Wadena County

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WADENA, Minn. - A farmer and a second man died Wednesday when round hay bales they were unloading off a semi truck rolled on top of them, the Wadena County Sheriff's Office said.

A passerby called in the accident and authorities were dispatched at 5:18 p.m. to a farm accident in Orton Township in the northeastern part of Wadena County.

Rescue personnel pronounced the two men dead at the scene, according to a news release from Sheriff Michael Carr.

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