Michael E. Russell, 78, of Urbana, was killed in a farm accident on May 15.
According to the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office, Russell was checking a planter for an airline leak in a field off of Route 36 East. The equipment released when Russell was under the planter. Russell was pronounced dead at the scene.
Urbana EMS, Mechanicsburg EMS, and the Champaign County Coroner assisted at the scene.
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