Authorities say 75-year-old man killed by skid loader
WHEATLAND (AP) — Authorities have identified an eastern Iowa man killed in a skid loader accident.
The Clinton County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday said 75-year-old Owen H. Boedeker, of Wheatland, died in the accident Monday morning at a business in the small community.
Wheatland emergency responders were called to the business and found a boom attached to the skid loader had hit and killed Boedeker.
Wheatland is about 25 miles northwest of Davenport.