Rural Renville Man Dies in Farming Accident 24 Sep 13

A rural Renville man was killed in a farm accident Sunday afternoon.

The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says they received a 911 call at 4:41 p.m. reporting an accident on a farm on 250th Street, 8 miles south of Renville.

Investigators found 58-year-old Jeffrey Muetzel dead underneath the corn head of a combine.

They believe Muetzel had been under the head of the combine making repairs when it fell on him.