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Farmer gored to death by bulls

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12:22 CET+01:00
A 70-year-old farmer died in western Sweden on Friday evening after being gored by his bulls.

The accident happened at a farm in Grästorp, near Lidköping, in Västra Götaland. The man fell from the loft in the cattle shed into the animals' feeding troughs. He was then gored to death by the bulls, police in Lidköping told Swedish Radio.

The man was found by a family member at 9:30pm on Friday.

 
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