Support Salvation Army Wildfire Relief

Iowa man dies after being trampled by bull

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Bull | Merce, Flickr

MAPLETON, Iowa (AP) — A 66-year-old northwest Iowa man has died after being attacked by a bull.

Authorities say the attack occurred about 3 p.m. Thursday at a veterinary clinic in Mapleton. Police say Ronald Rude had left the bull for treatment at the clinic and was picking him up. Police say the bull trampled Rude in a pen as Rude was trying to load the bull into a trailer.

An autopsy was ordered.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

1 Comment