DEWEESE, Neb. -- A Fairfield man is dead after being attacked by a bull as he was checking on his cattle.
The Nuckolls County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded at 7:14 p.m. Tuesday to an area southwest of Deweese.
Deputies said the 40-year-old man's girlfriend went to look for him after he didn't return from checking cattle.
They said she found him lying in a field, and that he was pronounced dead on scene.
The victim's name has not yet been released.