Tractor crash kills driver in Clinton County

By Hillary Kenyon |

Published 08/27 2015 07:20PM

Updated 08/27 2015 07:21PM

A tractor driver is killed after losing control in rural Clinton County Thursday.

Deputies from the Clinton County Sherrif's Office were dispatched to a tractor roll-over at 167th Street and 125th Street in rural Lost Nation around 4:45 p.m.

The operator of the tractor was mowing an embankment and the rear wheel dropped off the edge  causing the tractor to roll down, pinning the operator underneath the tractor.

The operator of the tractor's name is not being released at this time.

The accident is under investigation. 

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