A mower accident claimed the life of a Nebraska Game and Parks Commission (NGPC) employee.
Christy Rasmussen, NGPC communications director, confirms 68 year old Dale Oberst died following Tuesday afternoon’s incident.
He was mowing at Harry Strunk Lake when the mower went over a drop-off and landed on top of Oberst. He was pronounced dead at Cambridge Hospital.
Harry Strunk Lake is managed by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation.