A north Iowa man was killed in a farming accident Thursday afternoon.
The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says they received a 911 call shortly before 2 p.m. with deputies responding to a corn field along Highway 18, about two miles northeast of Clermont. Upon arrival at 27436 Harding Road, authorities discovered 38-year-old Evan Pape of Luana had been working on a corn wagon when he became pinned between the corn wagon and his service truck. Pape was pronounced dead at the scene.
Clermont Fire and Ambulance services and the state medical examiner assisted at the scene.