A 77-year-old rural Mitchell man died Wednesday afternoon in a farming accident.
The Scotts Bluff County Sheriff’s Office released that Orin Bolzer died from injuries suffered in the accident south of Mitchell around 3:30 p.m.
Sheriff Mark Overman said that a piece of farm equipment had moved over the man. Other media reports indicated he had gotten off the equipment to check a piece of equipment.
Bolzer died at the scene.
Mitchell Fire and Rescue and the Scotts Bluff County Attorney’s Office assisted in the investigation.