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Man dies in farming accident in southwest Minnesota

It happened near the town of Vesta in Redwood County.

A man died in a farming accident in southwest Minnesota just after midnight Friday morning. 

Details are few, but the Redwood County Sheriff's Office reports that deputies were dispatched to a rural area near Vesta at 12:22 a.m. on a report of an unresponsive person. 

On arrival, deputies found a man dead from injuries suffered in a farming accident. The sheriff's report identifies the man as 52-year-old Orlean Alvin Stage. 

No other information is available regarding the incident. 

The sheriff's office was assisted by Wabasso Ambulance, Lucan First Responders, Lucan Fire Department and North Ambulance. 

Vesta is located about 20 miles east of Marshall, and 112 miles southwest of Eden Prairie. 

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