Farmer dies in combine accident

11 September 2000

Farmer dies in combine accident

By FWi staf

A FARMER has been killed in an accident involving his combine harvester near Stokesley, North Yorkshire, reports The Times.

John Kirk, 64, was found in a field by his son Peter who tried to help him before contacting emergency services.

However, Mr Kirk was pronounced dead at the scene by a doctor before firemen cut his body free.

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