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Elsberry man killed by tractor in Missouri

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ELSBERRY, Mo. (AP) _ An Elsberry man has died after his tractor rolled over him while he was mowing a field.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports 56-year-old Christopher Saxe was mowing Sunday evening when his tractor struck an embankment. Missouri Highway Patrol says Saxe was ejected from the vehicle, and it rolled over him.

Police say he was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
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Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch