Bremen man killed in farming accident at Wakarusa farm


By: Krystal Vivian

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A Bremen man died after a farming accident in Wakarusa on Sunday morning, Jan. 17.

Gary Schmeltz, 60, died after he was caught in a PTO behind a tractor at a farm in the 13000 block of Osborne Road, according to WNDU.

Schmeltz’s son found his father after the accident and called for help at about 11:30 a.m.