ST. JOSEPH, Missouri (AP) – A 84-year-old St. Joseph man has died after a motorist struck his farm tractor in northwest Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred Saturday afternoon as a tractor driven by Ora Brooke of St. Joseph was traveling north on U.S. 71 outside St. Joseph.
The patrol says a pickup truck that was traveling in the same direction struck the rear of the tractor. Brooke was ejected from the tractor and pronounced dead at a hospital.
The pickup driver did not seek medical attention.