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      Heartland man dies in farm accident

      The Jefferson County Sheriff??s Office received a 911 call to the 1000 block of Violet Avenue in Brighton, Iowa on Thursday at 7p.m. for a reported farm accident.

      Deputies determined upon arrival that Jeffrey Dickinson of Washington County was deceased at the scene.

      According to investigators, it appeared that Dickinson was loading the head of the combine on the trailer when he was pinned between the combine and the head.

      Assisting the Jefferson County Sheriff??s Office was Brighton QRS, Midwest Ambulance and the medical examiner.