Man Dies In Farming Accident (VIDEO)

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

January 11, 2014 Updated Jan 11, 2014 at 6:38 PM EST

MARIA STEIN, Ohio (21Alive) - A Northwest Ohio man died in a Friday afternoon farming accident.

The Mercer County Sheriff's Department says just before 4:00, Ronald Meier, 43, of Maria Stein, and his father were working on a farm in the 1200 block of Horman Rd. In Mary Stein when Ronald Meier was hit by a skid loader.

Police determined the bucket fell from the skid loader, and pinned him between the skid loader and the bucket.

Ronald Meier died at the scene.

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