BOZEMAN, Mont. — Officials in southwestern Montana say a man died after falling into the front of a snow blower while removing snow from the road.

Sheriff Brian Gootkin says the man had been driving a tractor with a rotary blade attachment near Big Sky Monday when he suffered the fatal injuries.

Nobody saw what happened. A passer-by called 911 at noon.

An autopsy is planned. The man’s name and age haven’t been released.

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