Sep 14, 6:34 AM EDT

Authorities release name of man killed in farm accident

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) -- Authorities have released the name of a man killed in an accident at a potato farm south of North Platte.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office has identified the man as 57-year-old Lloyd Behrens, who lived in North Platte.

The Sheriff's Office says Behrens got caught in moving belt parts of a potato collecting machine on Tuesday morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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