WHITING, Iowa — Authorities in western Iowa say a Baton Rouge man has been killed in a snowmobile accident.

The accident was reported a little before 10:30 p.m. Saturday in a field about five miles northwest of Whiting. Authorities say David Daigle struck an irrigation pivot as he tried to cut across a farm field.

Daigle was pronounced dead later at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City.

The Monona County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the accident.