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Northeast Missouri man dies in tractor rollover accident

Northeast Missouri man dies in tractor rollover accident

June 19th, 2018 by Associated Press in Local News

TAYLOR, Mo. (AP) — A 58-year-old northeast Missouri man is dead after a farming accident.

WGEM-TV reported Ralph Griesbaum of Taylor died Sunday. Marion County Coroner Richard Jones said Griesbaum was working on a tractor close to a ditch when the tractor rolled over on top of him.

Griesbaum was pinned beneath the tractor and not breathing by the time rescue crews arrived.

Taylor is about 150 miles north of St. Louis.