(9-30-21) Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey announced today deputies are investigating a fatal farm accident. Mercer County 9-1-1 dispatchers received a call at 9:10 AM on September 30th from 7107 Indian Trail Rd., Maria Stein in reference to a male that may have been struck with a grain wagon.

First responders were unable to revive the subject, later identified as Brian Dahlinghaus (66) of the Indian Trail address.

The accident remains under investigation. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Osgood Squad and Fire Dept.