ROCK COUNTY, Wisc. (WIFR) An Edgerton man is killed in a tragic accident after being run over by his own bulldozer.
Around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Rock County Sheriff’s Deputies, Milton Police, Janesville and Milton Fire responded to the 8200 block of North Bowers Lake Road in Milton Township for a report of a man who was run over by a bulldozer.
Upon arrival, a 30-year-old Edgerton man was found unresponsive with no signs of life. The victim died at the scene. The man was operating the bulldozer doing some excavating work at the property and was believed to be working alone.
Rock County Sheriff’s Detective and Rock County Medical Examiner Personnel responded to complete a death investigation. The investigation is ongoing, but at this time it is believed this was a tragic accident.