A tragic accident during field work. A 62-year-old man, who tried to repair a failure of an agricultural machine, died in the town of Żelisław (Łódź Province). The incident is being investigated by the police under the supervision of the prosecutor’s office.
The accident happened on Tuesday morning in a field in the village of Żelisław in the Sieradz district. A 62-year-old man was working there using a potato harvester. – The man noticed that the agricultural machine was clogged with haulm and was not working normally. He got off the tractor but did not turn it off. With the engine running, he tried to remove the fault. It was pulled up by the machine shafts, said Agnieszka Kulawiecka from the Police in Sieradz.
Investigation into the death of a farmer
The 62-year-old, despite the resuscitation carried out on the spot, could not be saved. An investigation was initiated in the case. – Its purpose is to explain the exact causes of the accident – emphasized Kulawiecka. The investigation is supervised by the District Prosecutor’s Office in Sieradz.
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