RUTHVEN, Iowa (AP) -- A combine accident killed a Ruthven man.
A Palo Alto County Sheriff's office report said Edward Duis, 74, had been working on his combine on his farm Monday when he slipped and fell to the ground.
A neighbor and his wife discovered him and contacted authorities.
He was pronounced dead on the scene by the Palo Alto County medical examiner. Duis suffered head injuries as a result of the fall.