Farm fatality at Brookdale, Manitoba

October 8, 2019 1:49 pm

On October 7, 2019, at approximately 1:30 pm, Blue Hills RCMP responded to a farm accident just east of Hwy 464, south of Brookdale, in the RM of North Cypress-Langford.

The area is just east of Brandon.

Initial reports indicate that a man was caught in a large piece of farming equipment.

A 73-year-old male from the RM of Cypress-Langford was pronounced deceased on scene.

Manitoba Workplace Safety and Health has been advised.

RCMP continue to investigate.

Please remember to keep safety a top priority this harvest season.