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Horse Kicks Amish Man To Death

County Officials Investigating

BELMONT, Wis. -- The Lafayette County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of an Amish man who was apparently killed by his horse.

Daniel King, 32, was kicked to death by his horse Saturday night in a barn in Belmont township.

Lafayette County Sheriff Scott Pedley says King apparently had the horse tied in the barn when he was kicked in the head and chest.

A family member found King. He was taken to Southwest Health Center in Platteville.