Farm Worker Found Dead in Knox Co.

Knox County Coroner Brian Hagen says a 45-year-old agriculture worker was found dead Tuesday afternoon a few miles south of Oaktown and north of Busseron.

The man was found near his work pick-up truck and by a field electrical water irrigator.

Hagen says the investigation is ongoing and that an autopsy will be conducted later this week.

The name of the man is being withheld pending notification of family.

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