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Worker Crushed To Death By Cows At Dairy Farm

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A man died after being crushed while on the job at an Ontario dairy Saturday morning.

Winston Perez, 28, of Riverside was moving cows into a paddock when he was crushed between a gate and a fence by cows, according to The Riverside Press-Enterprise. It happened around 5 a.m., according to a San Bernardino County coroner's news release.

The name of the dairy has not been released.

Perez was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton where he was treated for severe internal injuries. He died in the hospital's intensive care unit around 4:30 pm surrounded by his family.