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Nevis farmer seriously injured Monday night

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A Nevis area farmer was airlifted to a Fargo hospital Monday night with serious injuries after being caught in a swather.

According to the Hubbard County's Sheriff's Department, James Krause, 57, was injured just before 7:30 p.m. near 240th Street northeast of Park Rapids.


The report states the swather "engaged into gear and sucked him into the saw. He suffered severe injuries to his torso and arms."

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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