81-year-old man killed after he is trapped in skidsteer in Muskego

MUSKEGO (WITI) -- Muskego police say an 81-year-old man was killed on Tuesday, February 18th after he was trapped by a piece of machinery.

It happened at a private residence in the S9700 block of Racine Avenue.

Police say the 81-year-old victim was trapped within the mechanics of a skidsteer.

Muskego police officers and the Waukesha County Medical Examiner's Office are investigating - but the preliminary investigation indicates this was an accidental death, and foul play is not suspected.

The identity of the victim is being withheld, pending notification of family.