Pearl City Man Dies in Farm Accident

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

PEARL CITY (WIFR) – A Pearl City man is dead after an accident on his farm this afternoon.

According to the Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office, 42-year-old Lynden Endress was washing cattle just after noon when he was electrocuted and killed instantly. Police say the power washer he was using short circuited, electrocuting Endress.

Endress was taken to Freeport Memorial Hospital by Pearl City Ambulance where he was pronounced dead due to his injuries.

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