July 25, 2021

Man killed after fall from tractor in southwestern Missouri

AURORA, Mo. (AP) — A 69-year-old southwestern Missouri man has died in a tractor accident.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the accident happened in the afternoon June 6 along a farm road south of Aurora. The patrol said Burl Baum of Crane fell off the tractor and was run over when it rolled backward.

Baum was pronounced dead at the scene.