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Clarissa boy marred in farm accident

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Wadena PJ
Clarissa boy marred in farm accident
Wadena Minnesota 314 S. Jefferson 56482

A 10-year-old Clarissa boy was seriously injured in a farm accident on Friday.

The Todd County Sheriff's Office was called to Iona Township in rural Browerville at 5:20 p.m.

The boy, Coty Michael Mansager, had been caught in an auger of a grinder/mixer and received severe facial injuries and a broken arm, among other injuries, according to authorities.

The Browerville Ambulance, Browerville Fire and Rescue and Todd County sheriff's deputies responded to the scene and the boy was transferred to the Long Prairie Hospital and later airlifted to the Hennepin County Medical Center.

Coty is the son of David and Cheryl Holmquist of Clarissa.