Alexandria man dies in farm accidentAn Alexandria man was killed in a farming accident last Thursday.
By: Amy Chaffins, Alexandria Echo Press
An Alexandria man was killed in a farming accident last Thursday.
Lyndon Wilberg, 50, of Alexandria died as a result of injuries from a tractor rollover accident.
The accident happened in Nora Township, in the northwest corner of Pope County, about four miles south of Kensington.
The following agencies responded to the scene: Pope County Sheriff’s Office, State Patrol, Cyrus Fire and First Responders, Kensington Fire and First Responders, and Stevens County Ambulance.
Funeral services were held October 17 at Nora Lutheran Church in rural Kensington.
Wilberg farmed for 10 years in Nora Township and, for the past 18 years, he has owned and operated his own residential construction company.
His family said he enjoyed riding his Harley, hunting, snowmobiling, fixing antique tractors and machinery, nature and woodworking.
Wilberg is survived by his wife, Donna, of Alexandria; his son, Brian, of Fargo; his father, Oran, of Kensington; and his brother, Randall and sister, Kimberly.
Follow Amy Chaffins on Twitter at @theosakisreview.