Fatal Farm Tractor Accident


Thursday, October 30th 2008, 1:09 pm
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA COUNTY -- The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 26-year old man is dead following an accident on 145th East Avenue and 66th Street North.

The accident happened Thursday morning. OHP troopers says the victim was driving a farm tractor north on 145th East Avenue.   As he was turning left into a field, a northbound dump truck went left of center striking the tractor.

Juan Avalos-Rodriguez was pronounced dead at the scene.  

The OHP says the accident remains under investigation.