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Police: Driver pinned under tractor, killed in Clinton County farm accident


LOST NATION, Iowa — A person has died in a tractor rollover accident in rural Clinton County.

According to Clinton County Sheriff's Sgt. Paul Hammond, deputies responded to a report of a tractor accident at a farm in Lost Nation around 4:45 p.m. Thursday. Hammond said the driver of the tractor had been mowing an embankment when a rear wheel dropped off the edge of the embankment, causing the vehicle to roll. He said the driver was pinned underneath.

Authorities have not released the name of the person killed in the accident.

An investigation is ongoing.

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