Name released of man killed in farming accident in Town of Kewaskum



Jan. 29, 2018 – Town of Kewaskum, WI – The Washington County Sheriff has released the name of the man killed in a farming accident last Friday, January 26, 2018.

According to authorities there was a man found trapped under a large compacted bale of corn stalks at a farm located in the 8700 block of Forest View Road in the Town of Kewaskum.

Deputies and Rescue Personnel from the Kewaskum Fire Department were dispatched to the scene around 1:44 a.m. and found Erick Medina Castellano, 36,  from the Village of Kewaskum.

Authorities said the circumstances surrounding the death appear accidental.

The matter remains under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.



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