Man killed after skid loader falls on him in Crawford County

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LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- The Crawford County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly incident that involved a skid loader falling on him.

The sheriff's office, Liberty Township Volunteer Fire Department, and medics responded to a report of a skid loader falling on someone while they were doing mechanical work.

When they arrived, they found Dale H. Swank, 57, doing work in a barn where the skid loader fell on him. The Crawford County Coroner pronounced him dead at the scene.

Below is an image of a skid loader. It has no relation to the story other than a visual reference.

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