Man Dead in Heavy Machinery Accident in Marion


MARION, Iowa - A man's dead after being runover by heavy machinery in Marion.

Linn County deputies say he was partially backed over by a skid loader during the clean up of downed trees Tuesday afternoon , and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man is not being identified until his family is notified.

Deputies say the skid loader was being operated by a 60-year-old man. The Linn County Sheriff's Office is investigating.