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NW Missouri man dies when tractor overturns

NW Missouri man dies when tractor overturns

September 5th, 2011 in News

CAMERON, Mo. (AP) - The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a Clinton County man died when the tractor he was driving overturned and landed on him.

The patrol says 65-year-old Jesus G. Carreno of Cameron died in the accident Saturday five miles southeast of Cameron.

The St. Joseph News-Press reports (http://bit.ly/oNIRuA) that Carreno was driving the farm tractor downhill on a gravel road when he lost control. The tractor swerved and threw him off, then landed on top of Carreno.


Information from: St. Joseph News-Press, http://www.stjoenews-press.com