MAYFIELD, Ky. — Authorities say a Kentucky man has died in a farming accident.

The Paducah Sun reports Graves County sheriff’s deputies found 71-year-old Ronald Alderdice under an all-terrain vehicle on Monday around 11 a.m.

Sheriff Dewayne Redmon said in a Facebook post that deputies responded to an area near Alderdice’s residence between the Cuba and Lynnville communities. Redmon says Alderdice was found under an all-terrain vehicle and later pronounced dead by the county coroner’s office.

Cuba firefighters and state police had assisted county authorities at the scene.


Information from: The Paducah Sun, http://www.paducahsun.com

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