KETR Local
7:54 am
Tue February 1, 2011

Tractor accident leads to local man's death


Hopkins County – The death of a Hopkins County man involving a tractor Saturday afternoon is being ruled an accident.

53-year-old Johnny Weir, of Tira, was reportedly attempting to pull a tree trunk with his tractor along Highway 11 at the time.

Specifics as to how the accident occurred were not provided.