A Waterloo man was killed in a farming accident Monday afternoon.

Black Hawk County sheriff’s officials identified the victim as 36-year-old Christopher Holman.

According to authorities, Holman was operating farm equipment when the accident occurred around 3:30 PM. Officials said it appeared Holman got caught by moving parts as he was attempting to break items loose from the machinery.

The accident happened on a dairy farm at 6027 Hess Road, on the southern edge of Waterloo.

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