Hokah man dies following tractor accident Saturday

Matthew John Von Arx, 62, of 308 5th Street, Hokah died Saturday from injuries sustained in a tractor accident that occurred around 1 p.m. Saturday just west of Hokah.

According to the Houston County Sheriff’s Office units from the Hokah Fire Department and First Responders, Tri-State Ambulance and the Sheriff’s Office were dispatched at 1:21 p.m. Saturday to 6033 Timber Oaks Drive, rural Hokah. They found Von Arx pinned under a tractor that overturned.

Von Arx was taken by Tri-State Ambulance to Gundersen Lutheran Hospital in La Crosse where he later died.

No other information was available at this time.

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