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Perham man suffers fatal farm injury

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Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

A 64-year-old Perham man was found dead on his farm Wednesday morning.

A family member found Danny Schroeer lying face down. He was unresponsive, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office.

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A skid steer was found near the scene, engine running and wheels turning, lodged against a fence post.

Schroeer was transported to Perham Health Emergency Room, where he was pronounced dead.

Autopsy reports reveal Schroeer was the victim of a farm accident. The investigation determined the skid steer rolled over Schroeer.

The accident took place at 48435 505th Ave., North of Perham.

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