Man killed in tractor mishap

Police are investigating the rollover of a tractor that killed a 69-year-old man Tuesday in Paauilo.

The Fire Department and a medical unit responded to a 4:27 p.m. alarm at a residence on Kaapahu Road and found the man in the backyard, pinned under the tractor and lifeless.

Fire units used the jaws of life and lift bags to extricate the man’s body from the wreckage and turned the scene over to police.

Authorities have not yet identified the victim.

ADVERTISING


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Star-Advertiser's TERMS OF SERVICE. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. To report comments that you believe do not follow our guidelines, email hawaiiwarriorworld@staradvertiser.com.