WDAY’s Matt Henson reports, the victim is listed in an obit, as 25 year old Robert “Bobby” Schmit, of Oakes.

A prayer service will be held on Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Oakes. His memorial service will be Monday, February 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Oakes followed by a reception in the fellowship hall.


(KFGO) – A man has died in a farm accident northwest of Oakes, North Dakota.

Dickey County Sheriff Chris Estes says the 25-year-old man was run over by the rear wheels of a semi while unloading grain at a farm where he worked. His name has not been released.

The Dickey County Sheriff’s Office, Oakes Police Department, and Oakes Ambulance responded to the call.