Jul 9, 2014 at 8:58 am
BRAINERD, Minn. (KNSI) An 86 year-old Brainerd man has died in a tractor accident.
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch says the man was pinned between the tractor and a fifth wheel trailer hitch after the tractor began rolling backward Tuesday afternoon.
It happened at a residence in Sylvan Township near Pillager.
The man's name is being withheld pending notification of relatives.
An autopsy will be conducted by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office.
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