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Harris Woman Dies When Stepped on by a Cow

A Harris woman died when she was stepped on by a cow on Thursday. According to a report from KTVO-TV, Sullivan County coroner Bob Wyant pronounced 76-year old Jane Heisey dead at her farm and ruled the death accidental. The coroner told KTVO that Heisey and her husband, Glenn, were trying to put an ear tag on a newborn calf. The mother cow knocked Heisey to the ground and stepped on her head.

Funeral arrangements have been announced. The service for 76-year old Jane Heisey will be Wednesday at 2:00 at the Newtown Christian Church. Inurnment will be held at the Harris Cemetery. Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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