Driver dies after crashing tractor in western Iowa

The driver's body was recovered after a tow truck lifted and removed the tractor wreckage.

Posted: Jan 29, 2018 8:46 AM

CRESCENT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a person driving a tractor has died after crashing off a gravel road in western Iowa.

The crash occurred around 5 p.m. Saturday near Crescent. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Office says the tractor overturned and caught fire after it ran off the road. The driver's body was recovered after a tow truck lifted and removed the tractor wreckage.

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