Brighton man dies in farm accident
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 7:07 p.m. Thursday for a reported farm accident in the 1000 block of Violet Avenue in Brighton.
Upon sheriff deputies’ arrival, it was determined Jeffrey Dickinson of Washington County was dead at the scene.
According to the investigation, it appeared Dickinson was loading the head of a combine on a trailer when he was pinned between the combine and the head.
Assisting the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office were Brighton QRS, Midwest Ambulance and the medical examiner.