WHEATLAND – Clinton County officials have released the name of a man killed in a skid loader accident Monday in Wheatland.
Owen Boedeker, 75, of Wheatland, died when the boom of the skid loader that he was working on came down on him, authorities said.
According to a press release issued by Clinton County Chief Deputy Steve Diesch on Monday, county dispatchers received a 911 call shortly before 10 a.m. Monday reporting the accident at a business in the 300 block of East Lincolnway in Wheatland.
Boedeker was declared dead at the scene. His death remains under investigation by the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office and the Clinton County Medical Examiner’s Office.