Teen dies in farm accident

A 17-year-old male was killed in a farming accident Monday afternoon, Bedford County Coroner Russell W. Styer said.

Styer was called at 3:15 p.m. to a farming accident at a farm off of Branch Road in Woodbury Township. The teenager was changing bucket attachments and became pinned by a skid loader, Styer said.

Styer ruled the death an accident, listing the cause of death as blunt force trauma.

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