67-Year-Old Man In Jefferson Hills Dies After Farming Accident

67-Year-Old Man In Jefferson Hills Dies After Farming Accident

JEFFERSON HILLS, Pa. (KDKA) — A 67-year-old man in Jefferson Hills died after a tractor accident.


On Wednesday, Jefferson Hills police say they responded to a report of a tractor overturned on a man. Officers found a large farm tractor overturned over a steep hillside, with the dead man pinned beneath it.


Investigators say the driver, identified as George Walter, was cutting grass on a steep hillside when the tractor began sliding sideways and flipped on top of him. Walter’s family members called police when he did not return for dinner.