Freeburg man killed in tractor accident
Monday, August 29, 2011
A 22-year-old Freeburg man died in a one-vehicle wreck in Osage County early Sunday morning while driving an Allis-Chalmers tractor.
The Missouri Highway Patrol reported Jonathan P. Scheulen, 22, was eastbound on County Road 612, about 1.3 miles west of Route E when his tractor went off the left side of the road, struck a fence and overturned.
The patrol said that he was exempt from wearing a seat belt or safety device.