Strathclair Farmer Killed in Bale Stacker Accident

RCMP Crest LogoA 68-year-old man from the RM of Strathclair was killed Saturday in an accident involving a bale stacker.

Manitoba RCMP say it happened just before 6 p.m. on a farm on Provincial Road 97 North. According to police, the man was operating a tractor pulling a bale stacker when he became trapped under the equipment.

He was found deceased.

Manitoba Workplace Safety and Health is assisting with the investigation.

The man’s name isn’t being released.

— Staff