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East Prairie man killed in tractor accident

EAST PRAIRIE, MO (KFVS) -

An East Prairie man was killed Tuesday afternoon when he became pinned beneath a tractor.

A report from the Missouri Highway Patrol says William H. Thomure was driving up a levee when the tractor overturned, pinning him underneath.  

Thomure, 58, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident was reported at 12:45 p.m. and occurred on private property 5.5 miles south of East Prairie.

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