Iowa man dies after being trampled by bull

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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.

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