Man dies in harvest accident|
Authorities say a man has died after being run over by a combine in a southeast Nebraska cornfield. the accident occurred Tuesday morning in a field about five miles south-southwest of Geneva. The Fillmore County Sheriff's Department identified the man as 58-year-old James Gabel, of Grand Island. The department says Gabel worked for Allied Genetics in Grand Island and was measuring a test plot when the combine backed over him. The department says Gabel died after being taken to Fillmore County Hospital in Geneva.