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Rural Eudora man dies after accident on property Friday

August 1, 2010

2012 N. 900 Road

A 59-year-old rural Eudora man died Friday from injuries suffered in an accident on his property.

According to Douglas County Sheriff's Sgt. Steve Lewis, emergency crews were dispatched to the 2000 block of North 900 Road shortly after 3 p.m. Friday in reference to an injury accident.

Lewis said Eudora resident John Thoren had been working on a dump truck when the vehicle dislodged, pinning Thoren under its wheel. Thoren was pronounced dead at the scene.

Thoren's obituary can be found here.


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