Man dies in tractor accident
PEMISCOT COUNTY, Mo. — A tractor overturned into a ditch Tuesday, killing a local man.
Deputies with the Pemiscot County Sheriff's Department found Patrick Branham, of Hayti, Missouri, lying in a muddy area of a side ditch.
Their investigation led them to conclude a rear tire may have slipped down the embankment, causing the tractor to overturn and trap Branham.
The coroner pronounced Branham dead at the scene.