Missouri man dies after being crushed by tractor
WILLARD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a 73-year-old man died after being crushed by a tractor in his barn.
Fire Chief Ken Scott says Bill Bartley died Wednesday in the accident near Willard.
Scott said the tractor went up a barn wall and fell back on top of Bartley. He says Bartley either had a medical problem or lost control of the tractor.
The Springfield News-Leader reports crews had to take the roof off the barn and use a crane to lift the tractor off of Bartley.
The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.
Information from: Springfield News-Leader, http://www.news-leader.com