Man identified in farm fatality accident

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. -- The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says a person has died working on equipment doing maintenance at CSS Farms.

On its Facebook page, the sheriff's office says that person is 57-year old Lloyd Behrens of North Platte.

Deputies were called at about 9:20 a.m. Tuesday on a report of a man pinned in the mechanical portion of a farm implement.

First responders found Behrens trapped in a potato collecting machine.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The potato farm is on west Watts Road, south of Lake Maloney.