GILMAN, Ill. (AP) — An east-central Illinois farmer died in a farm accident.

The Champaign County coroner said 47-year-old Vaughn Borchers of Gilman died Tuesday evening, Oct. 8.

Authorities said Borchers was fatally injured when he was pulled into the corn head of his combine.

Gilman is in Iroquois County, about 50 miles north Champaign on Interstate 57.

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