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Archive for Sunday, August 1, 2010

Rural Eudora man dies after accident on property Friday

John Thoren died Friday afternoon after a truck he was working on collapsed.

August 1, 2010

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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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Dixie Jones 4 years, 4 months ago

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John Hamm 4 years, 4 months ago

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Dixie Jones 4 years, 4 months ago

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lucky7brand 4 years, 4 months ago

This is a terrible terrible thing to happen. I'm so sorry for the family's lose. Bless you all!

windjammer 4 years, 4 months ago

We lost a very fine man and friend. My condolences to the family and friends of John.

Deja Coffin 4 years, 4 months ago

My thoughts go out to the friends and family of Mr. Thoren.

Lene 4 years, 4 months ago

My prayers and thoughts also go out to John Thoren's family. I'm sad for your loss.

puddleglum 4 years, 4 months ago

did the vehicle 'dislodge' or roll over?

how does a vehicle dislodge?

prayers for the family.

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