July 28, 2014 - 3:12 PM
CHERRYVILLE - A Yellowknife man was killed earlier this month when a cow head-butted him at a farm in Cherryville.
Allen Donald Powder, 49, was working on the farm July 1, moving cows from one corral to another with the help of another man.
According to the B.C. Coroners Service, one of the cows became agitated and aggressive. It turned on Powder and head-butted him.
Powder ran a short distance and climbed over a fence, but then collapsed and could not be resuscitated. His family has been notified of his death.
The Coroners Service and WorkSafe B.C. continue to investigate Powder’s death.
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