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Va. farmer killed in tractor accident

Monday - 6/18/2012, 9:18am  ET

LURAY, Va. (AP) - A farmer in Page County is dead following a tractor accident.

Page County Sheriff's Cpl. Charles Sours tells The Daily News-Record that 84-year-old Charles Owen Housden was trying to the start the tractor when it ran over and dragged him. Housden died at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville.

The accident occurred around noon Sunday in the Luray area.


Information from: Daily News-Record,

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