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Mill Township man dies in tractor accident

Mill Township man dies in tractor accident
By the Midland Daily News

Man injured after tractor flips, lands on him.

Man injured after tractor flips, lands on him.

An elderly Frankfort man is recovering at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after his tractor flipped over Saturday morning.

Leslie J. Mitchell, 70, had just finished dumping some dirt at his McCann Lane home around 9:30 a.m. when his Farmall 1066 tractor started going backwards downhill, struck a tree and rolled over, pinning Mitchell underneath, his wife told responding Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies.

Newhall man killed in lawn mower accident

Newhall man killed in lawn mower accident
Posted July 22, 2011 8:10 am by Jeff Raasch/SourceMedia Group News
NEWHALL – Authorities said a Newhall man died Wednesday evening when a lawn mower he was riding rolled into a ditch.

Tim F. Mehlert, 55, died in the accident at his residence, 6863 25th Ave., according to the Benton County sheriff’s office. Deputies responded to the incident around 8:25 p.m. and found Mehlert trapped under a large riding lawn mower.

Enfield farmer killed in tractor accident

Enfield farmer killed in tractor accident
By Nick Sambides Jr., BDN Staff
Posted July 18, 2011, at 4:50 p.m.

ENFIELD, Maine — An 84-year-old farmer was killed Sunday when he was crushed between a fallen tree and the steering column of his tractor after it backed into woods on his land on Dodlin Road, Maine State Police said Monday.

The body of Cassius Fall was found by a relative about an hour after the accident occurred at about 8 a.m., state police Trooper Matt Grant said.

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