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Man dies of injuries after being pinned in skid steer in Yellow Medicine County

GRANITE FALLS -- A man was fatally injured when pinned in a skid steer in rural Yellow Medicine County around 5:33 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the Sheriff's Department.

Anthony Eberhard, 34, died at the Sanford Hospital in Canby where he had been transported for injuries suffered in the accident.

The sheriff's department received a 911 call that a man had been pinned in a skid steer about five miles east of St. Leo on Wednesday evening. Emergency responders were able to free him from the skid steer and transport him to the Canby Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

The Clarkfield ambulance and fire departments, Minneota Fire Department and the Granite Falls Ambulance responded to the scene.